Tag: Afghanistan border

Is The Islamic State Threat Making Turkmenistan Vulnerable To Russian Military Influence?

September 3, 2015

Reports of the murder of a dozen border guards by jihadist terrorists at the Turkmen-Afghan border this summer and the seizure of $1.5 million from jihadists in the north of the country have shone light on the much-increased threat Turkmenistan faces from international terrorism. ¬†Critics, including one dissident ex-MP, have expressed fears this could lead […]