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Central Asia: After the strongmen

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Financial Times, 13 May 2015

In a long piece, the FT discusses the situation in Afghanistan’s neighbouring countries Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan where two autoritarian, but increasingly aging presidents rule and no visible arrangements for succession have been taken. The article looks at the situation, power constellations and possible implications for the region, including Afghanistan.