Short news from Uzbekistan.
Turon24 is the name of the first non-state-owned press agency Uzbekistan. Turon24 delivers news from Central Asia in English, Russian and Uzbek. More than 200 journalists work in the editorial office. The agency has correspondents in Central Asia, Afghanistan and Russia. In the past, press freedom in Central Asia has been frequently under pressure. Uzbekistan ranks 165th out of 180 in the press freedom ranking of Reporters Without Borders.
Our deputy chief editor takes a look at the current issue. more
On why it is actually not religious differences that are dividing the Christians and Muslims of the Central African Republic. more
Terrorist attacks, armed robbery, water scarcity: Everyday life in the capital of the Central African Republic is hard. And yet people here are safer than in the rest of the country. more
Our chief editor takes a look at the current issue. more
How does politics function in a crisis-torn state? Moussa Abdoulaye, special advisor to the Prime Minister, describes his day job. more
Who's who in the world's poorest and richest nations? We take a look. more