Oxus in the News

Oxus Society employs, hosts and contracts with a wide range of specialists, forming a network of leading experts on Central Asia throughout the world. Our experts frequently comment on events in the region and publish cutting-edge research on Central Asia.

January 10th, 2022

Kazakhstan’s Instability Has Been Building for Years

Foreign Policy
January 8th, 2022

The Kazakhstan protests escalated quickly. Here’s why.

Washington Post
January 7th, 2022

Las claves para entender la crisis en Kazajistán

La Tercera
January 7th, 2022


January 7th

Central Asia 2022: Forecasts, Trends and Risks

January 7th, 2022

Charting Kazakhs' Discontent: The Unrest In Numbers

January 7th, 2022

Казахстан: президент Токаев приказал стрелять на поражение

January 6th, 2022

Kazakhstan's Deadly Protests Hit Bitcoin

January 6th, 2022

Energy chaos sparks crisis as protests rock Kazakhstan

November 30, 2021

Uyghurs Fleeing Beijing's Reach

November 19, 2021

The International Community Must Resist China's Abuse of Interpol

November 17, 2021

The West must do more to protect Uyghurs from harassment

The Hill
November 12, 2021

Report: Beijing's Repression of Uyghurs Spans Globe

November 10, 2021

New report finds China’s repression of Uyghurs continues outside its borders

November 10, 2021

«ئائىلىڭىز بەدەل تۆلەيدۇ!» : خىتاينىڭ چەت ئەللەردىكى ئۇيغۇرلارغا سوزۇلغان قارا قولى ھەققىدە دوكلات ئېلان قىلىندى

August 19, 2021

UHRP Calls for Commentary on So-Called Security Threats

August 12, 2021

South Asia Is on the Front Lines of the Climate Crisis

Foreign Policy
August 2, 2021

As China targets Uyghurs worldwide, democracies must prevent Interpol abuse

The Hill
July 27, 2021

As Uyghurs Speak Out, China Targets Their Families

The New York Times
July 23, 2021

Xina: 28 països collaborat en la persecució dels uigur

La Santa Espina
July 12, 2021

Kazakhstan’s Alternative Media Is Thriving—and in Danger




Foreign Policy
July 2, 2021

Uygurlara Çin zulmü: 2017’den beri yurt dışında en büyük fail AKP

July 2, 2021

Turkey increased renditions of its Uyghur population: report

Stockholm Center
June 26, 2021

China persecuted Uyghurs not just in Xinjiang, but also abroad

June 26, 2021

Turkey no longer safe haven for Uyghur refugees - report

June 25, 2021

China Uses Global Influence Campaign To Deny Forced Labor, Mass Incarceration in Xinjiang

China Digital Times
June 25, 2021

Countries Comply With China’s Efforts to Silence Uyghurs Abroad — Report

RadioFree Asia
June 25, 2021

The shrinking China foreign press corps, and reporting in Xinjiang

June 26, 2021

China’s Communist Party Still Can’t Get Along with Its Neighbors

The Diplomat
June 25, 2021

Researchers Say Islamic World 'Collaborating' w/ China's Campaign Against Uyghurs

June 25, 2021

How China threatens prominent Uyghurs — in the US, in China and everywhere

June 25, 2021

Beijing using its financial muscle to target Uyghurs living abroad

The Guardian
June 6, 2021

Вдохновляют женщины. Кыргызстанка в США о стереотипах и мечте, которая сбылась

May 11, 2021

Interpol’s Most Wanted List Is Being Abused

Vice News
Vice News
March 12, 2021

Ўзбекистон: ИИВ автозаклар сотиб олди

BBC News O'zbek
February 25, 2021

Patterns of Protest in Central Asia During COVID-19

Nazarbayev University
February 6, 2021

L'Asie centrale, une zone stratégique enclavée entre Russie et Chine

Le Monde
February 6, 2021

Power Problems And Protests Plague Uzbekistan

By Bruce Pannier
January 2021

Hierarchy and Resilience in Great Power Politics

Minerva Research Initiative
January 11, 2021

Les spécialistes de l’Asie Centrale

La Croix
December 27, 2020

The Geopolitics of Tajikistan

The Red Line
December 18, 2020

Analyzing Central Asia with the Oxus Society

Wilson Center
December 16, 2020

Digital Vigilantism in Tajikistan

By Sher Khashimov
December 11, 2020

Interview with Peripheral Histories

Peripheral Histories?
November 23, 2020

China Diversifies in Central Asia

By Dirk van der Kley
November 3, 2020

Is This Tajikistan’s #MeToo Moment?

By Sher Khashimov and Steve Swerdlow
The Diplomat
October 13, 2020

How China Can tighten its Belt and Road Initiative in Central Asia

By Edward Lemon and Bradley Jardine
October 12, 2020

Tajikistan’s Energy Sector Reform

By Sher Khashimov
October 7, 2020

Markaziy Osiyoda yana bir no-demokratik saylov kutilmoqda

October 7, 2020

What’s Important About Tajikistan’s Presidential Election?

The Diplomat
October 6, 2020

Protestors Seize Kyrgyz White House

By Aruuke Uran Kyzy
The Diplomat
October 1, 2020

Mapping The Changing Face Of Dissent In Central Asia

September 28, 2020

Markaziy Osiyoda namoyishlar tizimli tahlil qilina boshladi

September 24, 2020

Tajikistan Activists are Using Instagram to Fight for Feminism

By Ardasher Khashimov
The Calvert Journal
September 20, 2020

Majlis Podcast: What Is The Oxus Society?

RFE/RL's Majlis Podcast