Montag, 1. März 2010

Central Asia: 10 Major Developments in 2010


17.01.2010
Aleksandr SHUSTOV
Central Asia: 10 Major Developments in 2010

In a number of regards, 2009 was a watershed year for the Central Asian republics which gained independence 18 years ago as the result of the disintegration of the USSR. No doubt, the key 2009 developments will be affecting the situation in the region in 2010 and beyond. Some of the political and economic decisions made last year are going to define the future of the Central Asian republics both in the nearest and more distant future.