U.S. State Department (America.gov): Serious Rights Abuses Continue in Central Asian Republics

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Despite some improvements, the overall state of human rights in the former Soviet Central Asian republics remains a cause of concern, according to the U.S. Department of State’s Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2008, issued February 25.

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