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Kyrgyzstan's Role in Central Asian Democracy

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Kyrgyzstan's Role in Central Asian Democracy

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Kyrgyzstan's Role in Central Asian Democracy

Kyrgyzstan's Role in Central Asian Democracy

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Kyrgyzstan is a mountainous country in central Asia that has one particular resource of value: gold. It has also been seen as an island of democracy. China is particularly interested in events there. Robert Siegel talks with Martha Brill Olcott, senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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