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Iran reportedly creating software to allow controlled access to social ...

Iran reportedly creating software to allow controlled access to social ... | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
According to local media, Iran's latest effort to control internet access would reportedly give citizens "restricted and controlled" access to prohibited social networking sites, the AFP reports....
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Switzerland and Uzbekistan discuss prospects of cooperation - Trend.az

Switzerland and Uzbekistan discuss prospects of cooperation - Trend.az | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
Trend.az Switzerland and Uzbekistan discuss prospects of cooperation Trend.az As reported, the trade and economic relations between Uzbekistan and Switzerland are regulated by a number of intergovernmental agreements, including agreements on trade,...
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UN “applies pressure” while Uzbekistan “extricates itself” - uznews.net

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uznews.net UN “applies pressure” while Uzbekistan “extricates itself” uznews.net Human rights activist Surat Ikramov has said in an interview with Uznews.net that the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review of Uzbekistan will improve...
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Uzbekistan cracks down on underage marriage - Saudi Gazette

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Uzbekistan cracks down on underage marriage Saudi Gazette TASHKENT — Uzbekistan has tightened controls on underage marriage by making it punishable with fines and even jail, a move officials in the secular but mostly Muslim country said was made...
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When Google lost its cool

When Google lost its cool | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
Google Reader is gone. Google is banning ad-blocking apps. Google Alert doesn't work. The Google backlash is on
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Pakistan: Battling measles and mistrust - Aljazeera.com

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Iran Spy Network 30000 Strong - Washington Free Beacon

Iran Spy Network 30000 Strong - Washington Free Beacon | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
NCR-Iran.org (press release) Iran Spy Network 30000 Strong Washington Free Beacon Iran's intelligence service includes 30,000 people who are engaged in covert and clandestine activities that range from spying to stealing technology to terrorist...
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Uzbekistan Continues Forced Sterilization - GroundReport

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Uzbekistan Continues Forced Sterilization GroundReport As a maternal and child health programme enters its second phase in Uzbekistan, questions are being asked about its effectiveness since the government continues to sanction forcible...
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Kazakhstan makes amendments to counter-terrorism law - Trend.az

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Trend.az Kazakhstan makes amendments to counter-terrorism law Trend.az Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the Law "On amendments and additions to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on counter-terrorism", the Kazakh...
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Kyrgyzstan: still a regional ‘pioneer’ in HIV/AIDS or living on its reputation?

Kyrgyzstan: still a regional ‘pioneer’ in HIV/AIDS or living on its reputation? | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
(2013). Kyrgyzstan: still a regional ‘pioneer’ in HIV/AIDS or living on its reputation? Central Asian Survey: Vol. 32, Theme issue: Focus on Health and Healing in Central Asia, pp. 66-84.
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Terrorism Watch: Caucasus Insurgency's Religious Authority, Russian Muslim Cleric Criticize Kadyrov

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Caucasus Insurgency's Religious Authority, Russian Muslim Cleric Criticize Kadyrov http://t.co/V9h5E5EBU8
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Trading of Women Rife in East Afghanistan, Report Claims

Trading of Women Rife in East Afghanistan, Report Claims | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
The sale and exchange of women as goods is rampant in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province with as many as two women traded per day, according to the findings of a sociology researcher.
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Free Iranian Prisoner of Conscience Saleh Kohandel

Free Iranian Prisoner of Conscience Saleh Kohandel | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
We the undersigned demand that the international community bring all pressure to bear on the Islamic Republic of Iran to immediately and unconditionally release Saleh Kohandel and all other prisoners of conscience in...
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Significant lapses led to attack on military base in Afghanistan, report finds - CNN (blog)

Significant lapses led to attack on military base in Afghanistan, report finds - CNN (blog) | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
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Man who studied in US, four others freed in Uzbekistan: State Department - Yahoo! News

Man who studied in US, four others freed in Uzbekistan: State Department
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Uzbekistan's first daughter slams 'imbecile' officials - GlobalPost - GlobalPost

Uzbekistan's first daughter slams 'imbecile' officials - GlobalPost - GlobalPost | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
Uzbekistan's first daughter slams 'imbecile' officials - GlobalPost GlobalPost Uzbekistan's powerful first daughter Gulnara Karimova has lashed out at corrupt officials in unusually frank public comments while continuing to deny personal political...
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Zoroastrian Dance رقص ارفاني Silk Road Dance Company

Silk Road Dance Company: Good Thoughts, Good Words, Good Deeds Zoroastrianism is an ancient spiritual tradition based on the teachings of the prophet Zoroast...
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Kyrgyzstan: Three Opposition Pols Sent to Prison, But Not for Long

Kyrgyzstan: Three Opposition Pols Sent to Prison, But Not for Long | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
A court in Bishkek found three members of Kyrgyzstan’s nationalist opposition party guilty of trying to overthrow the government and handed them short prison sentences on March 29.
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Pakistani Polio-Vaccination Campaign Resumes Under Tight Security

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Authorities in a district in Pakistan's troubled northwest have resumed a polio-vaccination campaign that had been halted after a wave of attacks last month on health workers involved in the program.
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Five Charged In New Delhi Gang-Rape Case

Five Charged In New Delhi Gang-Rape Case | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
Indian authorities have formally charged five men with the kidnap, gang rape, and murder of a woman last month -- a case that has sparked widespread anger across India.
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Explosive timeline links Jimmy Wales, Tony Blair, and Kazakhstan regime - Examiner.com

Explosive timeline links Jimmy Wales, Tony Blair, and Kazakhstan regime - Examiner.com | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
Examiner.com Explosive timeline links Jimmy Wales, Tony Blair, and Kazakhstan regime Examiner.com Two weeks ago, Examiner broke a controversial story that explored some connections between Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales, former British prime...
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The Way Forward in Afghanistan Looks Perilous - National Review Online (blog)

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The Way Forward in Afghanistan Looks Perilous
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We have a nominee for secretary of defense — Mr.
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Window on Eurasia -- New Series: Window on Eurasia: Arbitrariness and Corruption vs. Terrorism and Extremism -- The Real Culture Clash in the North Caucasus

Blog: Arbitrariness and Corruption vs. Terrorism and Extremism http://t.co/4y4pFZ82i9
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Pakistan Shadow Election

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Vote for your candidate in a new kind of poll. - contains opinions, debates, quotes, Q&A, candidate matcher, and now: your friends.
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Russia Begins Selectively Blocking Internet Content

Russia Begins Selectively Blocking Internet Content | Different Stans Human Rights | Scoop.it
Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have been required by government officials to hide some posts, under a law that critics say paves the way for broader censorship.
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