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‘Bride Kidnapping’: Protests erupt in Kyrgyzstan after a woman was abducted and killed

Protests broke out in┬áKyrgyzstan after a woman was abducted and killed in a case of “bride kidnapping”. Aizada Kanatbekova, 27, was snatched on Monday by three men who pushed her into a car. It is believed one of them wanted to marry her by force. Security footage showing the abduction spread widely on social media […]

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Kyrgyz President RESIGNS after days of protests following disputed elections

Kyrgyz President Sooronbay Jeenbekov resigned after days of protests following a disputed election that plunged the country into turmoil. “I do not want to go down in Kyrgyzstan’s history as a president who shed blood and shot at his own citizens,” he said in a statement. Kyrgyzstan has been in crisis since parliamentary elections on […]