Produced by RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service
11 June 2020
Life In Osh, 10 Years After Kyrgyzstan's Deadly Ethnic Conflict
A decade has passed since ethnic violence tore through towns and cities in southern Kyrgyzstan, killing 470 people according to an international report. RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service and Current Time talked with ethnic Uzbek and Kyrgyz people in Osh, the city where the violence started, to get a sense of how people feel about life today and about the events of June 2010.
08 August 2019
Video Captures Kyrgyz Ex-President's Surrender To Security Forces
Former Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev was detained on August 8 after an earlier police operation to seize him ended in failure and resulted in one death. Exclusive video provided to RFE/RL shows Atambaev negotiating with authorities in his heavily-armed compound, then surrendering.