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After collapse of the Soviet Union there are reports that the fundamentalists forces are on the rise in some of the Central Asian republics. What is the reason for this?

Asked by Good Citizen, 05 Dec '09 10:02 pm
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When central authority gets weakned, such forces raise their ugly heads every where.
Answered by Ramsingh Sachan, 05 Dec '09 10:05 pm

 
  
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They r fundamentalists.They have neither a brain nor conscience.They r guided by the mad mullahs ,who never see any thing beyond their own interest.Most of these fundamentalists r currently living in pakistan n Afganistan border.They would have been wiped out long sice ,had they not received the help of the Pakistani establishment(ISI).Pakistan's hate India politics n Muslims fundamentalist's hate other religion policies have made them stronger.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 06 Dec '09 11:43 am

 
  
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I am going to be the FIRST one to say the USSR was no bed of roses. It was tough living there, yet the system somehow managed to deliver .85 HDI's worth to those "boundockistan" republics. So people, may have not believed they are living in a utopia, but at least they believed the govt cares at least minimally for their aspirations.

In USSR, finding food wasn't an issue. Finding employment wasn't an issue. Finding shelter wasn't an issue. And the Soviets also took great care to give "Boundouckistanis" some pride, and I salute that. The Bikonur cosmodrome is a prime example. IF I was a Turkmeinistani and I wanted to get a handicraft skill, all I needed to do was to sign into the municipal office.

Now, the ENTIRE Central Asian economy is being robbed BLIND by local elites, remnants of Communist Party elites who flourished under Brezhnev with the FULL cooperation of MNC's. In USSR times, fuel from Turkmeinistan was siphoned off to Moscow, but the TUrkmeinistanis got schools, hospita ...more
Answered by A Moin, 06 Dec '09 10:48 am

 
  
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It was natural
Answered by anil garg, 06 Dec '09 11:37 am

 
  
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Extra income, attention and political pervertion.
Motivation by vested interest too is a reason.
Answered by Prakash Chandra, 05 Dec '09 11:55 pm

 
  
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