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Central Asia’s first and largest citizen-journalism network



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NewEurasia isn’t dead, just a little… undead…

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:15:22 +0000

Lately, we've been getting a lot of concerned messages asking about NewEurasia's fate. Our English and Russian websites were on and off in terms of activity until approximately Nooruz last year, and our local language websites have been, well, pretty off for a while.



Probeg club hosts amateur runner event in Ala-Archa

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:47:07 +0000

This semester, NewEurasia’s Editor-in-Chief, Christopher Schwartz, is instructing news-writing at the American University of Central Asia. NewEurasia is publishing their fieldwork assignments to give these aspiring journalists a small boost in their confidence!



An interview with Jiydesh Idirisova, winner of Turkovision 2015

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:43:42 +0000

This semester, NewEurasia’s Editor-in-Chief, Christopher Schwartz, is instructing news-writing at the American University of Central Asia. NewEurasia is publishing their fieldwork assignments to give these aspiring journalists a small boost in their confidence!



In Bishkek, the tragedy of bride-kidnapping gets compounded by homelessness

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:27:54 +0000

This semester, NewEurasia’s Editor-in-Chief, Christopher Schwartz, is instructing news-writing at the American University of Central Asia. NewEurasia is publishing their fieldwork assignments to give these aspiring journalists a small boost in their confidence!



Rahmat Gөөgle! Kyrgyz finally gets on Google Translate

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:17:04 +0000

This semester, NewEurasia’s Editor-in-Chief, Christopher Schwartz, is instructing news-writing at the American University of Central Asia. NewEurasia is publishing their fieldwork assignments to give these aspiring journalists a small boost in their confidence!



Woman in Kyrgyzstan are much too paranoid about peroral contraceptives

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:00:38 +0000

This semester, NewEurasia’s Editor-in-Chief, Christopher Schwartz, is instructing news-writing at the American University of Central Asia. NewEurasia is publishing their fieldwork assignments to give these aspiring journalists a small boost in their confidence!



Rare footage of Bishkek in the Nineteen Eighties

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:45:23 +0000

The other day I met with Maria Antonova, the director of the American University of Central Asia’s First Year Seminar. A child of Perestroika, she [...]



Uzbek mountain climbers ascended the popular Peak Lenin in Kyrgyzstan

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:36:44 +0000

In August 2014, two mountain climbers from Tashkent ascended the “seventhousander” Peak Lenin over the classic route through Peak Razdelnaya (Peak Dividing). According to the Russian grading system, this route, 5А, is considerably hard.



Kyrgyz-American filmmakers started a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 06:47:50 +0000

Two ambitious filmmakers from Kyrgyzstan and the United States have launched a Kickstarter campaign for Culmination, an action / thriller feature film set in Kyrgyzstan. American filmmaker Alexander [...]



Green card lottery winners from Uzbekistan face challenges at home and abroad

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 06:25:34 +0000

NEW YORK – When Akram and Sevara Muradova won the lottery they did not expect to struggle for the next year. But their first months [...]