Kyrgyzstan (/kɜːrɡɪˈstɑːn/ kur-gi-STAHN; Kyrgyz: Кыргызс... -

Kyrgyzstan (/kɜːrɡɪˈstɑːn/ kur-gi-STAHN; Kyrgyz: Кыргызс...

wikipedia - 18 Oct 2017
Kyrgyzstan (/kɜːrɡɪˈstɑːn/ kur-gi-STAHN; Kyrgyz: Кыргызстан Kırgızstan (IPA: [qɯrʁɯsˈstɑn]); Russian: Киргизия), officially the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyz: Кыргыз Республикасы Kırgız Respublikası; Russian: Кыргызская Республика Kyrgyzskaya Respublika), formerly known as Kirghizia, is a country in Central Asia. Landlocked and mountainous, Kyrgyzstan is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west and southwest, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. It

How Malaysia could line-up against Kyrgyzstan - 16 Oct 2018
There will be many factors for Cheng Hoe to consider when making his selection for the international friendly against Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday at Hang Jebat Stadium. With this being the second last friendly available to the team before the start of the ...

Kyrgyzstan prepare for Asia Cup by facing Harimau Malaya

New Straits Times Online - 15 Oct 2018
MELAKA: Kyrgyzstan have admitted that their Class A International friendly match tomorrow night against Malaysia at the Hang Jebat Stadium is part of their preparations and to form a formidable squad to face the challenge of playing in next year's Asia ...

China, Kyrgyzstan pledge to further enhance bilateral ties

MFA China - 14 Oct 2018
DUSHANBE, Oct. 12, China and Kyrgyzstan agreed here on Friday to further enhance bilateral ties to benefit the peoples of both countries. The pledge came as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Kyrgyz Prime Minister Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev on the ...

Kyrgyzstan: Talk of visa waiver for Chinese tourists sparks ire

EurasiaNet - 12 Oct 2018
Talk in Kyrgyzstan of allowing tourists from China to visit without obtaining a visa has ignited heated public debate. On one side are those eager to capitalize on the fast-growing Chinese appetite for seeing the world. On the other are those afraid of ...

Kyrgyzstan lifts restrictions on import of Kazakh poultry meat

Trend News Agency - 15 Oct 2018
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 15. By Rashid Shirinov – Trend: Kyrgyzstan lifted restrictions on the import of poultry meat and poultry products from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz media reported referring to the State Inspectorate for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Safety ...

Kyrgyzstan resorts to radical tactics against radical Islamists

The Economist - 20 Sep 2018
According to the authorities in Kyrgyzstan, a former Soviet republic of 6m people, they are all “extremist material”. Anyone found to be in possession of such dangerous stuff faces a minimum prison sentence of three years. Human Rights Watch (HRW), ...

Kyrgyzstan: Presidential immunity-stripping talk reawakened

EurasiaNet - 01 Oct 2018
There is fresh talk in Kyrgyzstan about stripping former presidents of immunity. KyrTAG news agency on October 1 cited Ishak Masaliyev, a member of parliament with the Onuguu-Progress faction, as saying he has formally lodged the requisite legal ...

3rd biennial World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan: smoke-free

World Health Organization - 25 Sep 2018
For the first time in its history, the World Nomad Games were declared a smoke-free event. The third edition of the games was hosted by Kyrgyzstan on 2–8 September 2018. In Kyrgyzstan, nearly half of the male population smoke and it is one of the ...

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