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Kyrgyz women win fight for gender equality Kyrgyz women win fight for gender equality

25 Apr, 05:50 PM 47 comments

The Kyrgyz parliament has passed amendments to the law “On Aqsaqals’Courts” allowing honored women to participate in the court of elders

Tags: kyrgystan, patriarchy laws

Kyrgyz doctor proposes farming opium to boost nation's economy Kyrgyz doctor proposes farming opium to boost nation's economy

15 May, 02:59 PM 30 comments

Zhenishbek Nazaraliyev, a doctor who runs a drug rehabilitation clinic in the capital Bishkek, says people in Kyrgyzstan should be allowed to farm opium poppies to help the nation solve its economic problems and promises to legalize opium cultivation if he wins the July presidential election.

Tags: kyrgystan, drugs, opium



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