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Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan, officially the Kyrgyz Republic, is a country in Central Asia. Landlocked and mountainous, it is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east.

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‘Bad news events’ spooking gold investors

Mar 28, 2012 - Financial Post

Kyrgyzstan foils Bishkek bomb attack

Dec 25, 2010 - France24

Centerra Gold profit falls on lower output

Nov 06, 2010 - Financial Post

Articles About Kyrgyzstan

A family member cries as she and other relatives pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Beijing
MH370: New Zealand Scientist Urges Search Efforts to Include Remote Kyrgyzstan Besh-Tash Valley

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand scientist Duncan Steel suggested the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 should be expanded to Kyrgyzstan's Besh-Tash Valley. Previous reports said a cloud of smoke was spotted during the time the Boeing aircraft carrying 239 people could have crashed. (Jun 04)

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'Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' Live Stream Event and Game Release in Russia [Watch Event Trailer]

By IBTimes AU

The producers of the popular upcoming game “Witcher 3: Wild Hunt,” together with GOG.com, will be conducting a special summer conference and live stream event in June. The producers also announced the game will be released in Russia and CIS countries by 1C-SoftClub. (May 30)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Russia Threatened Countries Ahead of U.N. Vote on Ukraine
Russia Threatened Countries Ahead of U.N. Vote on Ukraine - Envoys

By Reuters

Russia threatened several Eastern European and Central Asian states with retaliation if they voted in favor of a United Nations General Assembly resolution this week declaring invalid Crimea's referendum on seceding from Ukraine, U.N. diplomats said. (Mar 29)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, EUROPEAN UNION, UNITED NATIONS, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, RWANDA

Gemma Sheridan
Gemma Sheridan Hoax: British Woman Says Friends Made up Story on Her as a ‘Joke’

By IBTimes IN

The story "Google Earth Finds Woman Trapped on Deserted Island for Seven Years" might be a hoax, but the woman, Gemma Sheridan, is not. (Mar 22)

MORE TOPICS: STORM

Great Coco Island Airport [Representative Picture]
Gemma Sheridan Hoax Story: Google Earth ‘Finds Woman Trapped on Deserted Island for 7 Years’ is Fake

By IBTimes IN

A fake story stating that Google Earth rescued a woman who was trapped on a deserted island for seven years has gone viral. (Mar 20)

MORE TOPICS: STORM

China's Turbulent Xinjiang Weighs Anti-terror Laws for the First Time
China's Turbulent Xinjiang Weighs Anti-terror Laws for the First Time

By Reuters

China's restive far western region of Xinjiang is considering drafting anti-terror laws for the first time, following a string of deadly incidents, a state-run newspaper said on Friday. (Feb 28)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, RELIGION, CRIMINAL LAW

China Says Religious Extremists behind Latest Xinjiang Unrest

By Reuters

Religious extremists were responsible for a "terrorist assault" on Friday in China's far western region of Xinjiang that left 11 people dead, state media said, adding details about the latest violence to hit the restive area with a large Muslim population. (Feb 17)

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Gold Firms for Third Day Ahead of Fed Tapering Decision

By Reuters

Gold inched up for a third session on Tuesday supported by a short-covering rally, even as investors remined on edge ahead of a policy decision from the Federal Reserve on its bullion-friendly stimulus measures. (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, MANUFACTURING, COPPER, RIO TINTO

Miss International 2013 Pageant Highlights; Debuts, Controversies, Replacements And Appointments

By IBTimes AU

As Miss International 2013 pageant is approaching near and will be held in Tokyo Japan on the 17th Dec. 2013, a total of 77 contestants from around the world will vie for the crown. So we have compiled a list of the pageant highlights; debuts, controversies, replacements and appointments till date. (Nov 26)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, UNITED KINGDOM, JAPAN, ARGENTINA, INDIA, MEXICO

Several Earthquakes Hit Tajikistan, Delhi

By IBTimes AU

At least 104 homes were toppled when three earthquakes struck Tajikistan over the weekend. India's was likewise struck with temblors on Tuesday morning. No deaths were reported on both incidents. (Nov 12)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, AFGHANISTAN, TWITTER, INDIA, EARTHQUAKE