International relations

All of the main rivers in Central Asia are transboundary, and all of them are being used simultaneously by several countries of the region in several areas in economy; mainly in irrigation and hydropower.
2016

The story of Afghanistan is in so many ways a very tragic one. Afghanistan is one of the most impoverished nations of the world. It is one of the most war-torn, most ravaged, and most beleaguered of nations
2016

Prince Daoud, a cousin of King Zahir, who meanwhile had come to power (1953), tried once more to convince the American government of the Afghan government's good will and of its desire to settle the dispute with Pakistan through diplomatic channels.
2016

Today’s modern society has seen a number of economic, social and political changes, and the current environment is one with increasing harmony. There is no longer the risk of a nuclear war, and previously undeveloped regions have become more advanced and industrialized.
2016

This article examines the scope of OSCE activities in Central Asia. Although, in the late 1990s, all five states were in favour of intensifying co-operation with the Organization, none of them acted in accordance with basic OSCE principles.
2016