Freedom House: Countries in Central Asia are increasingly being ruled by autocratic governments with little regard for democracy.
Turkmenistan has long sought to limit outside cultural influences. Now, President Berdymukhamedov wants to choke off the influx of foreign money into the Central Asian state.
30.04.2013 Turkmenistan International Relations
On April 19, 2013, Secretary Kerry submitted the 2012 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (commonly known as the Human Rights Reports) to the US Congress.