Turkmenistan


Capital City: Ashgabat  |  Population: 5,179,571
Geography Area: 488,100 sq mi  |  Nationality: Turkmen
Government Type: Republic with Authoritarian Presidential Rule and little power outside the Executive Branch
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2014

  • Jul 7, 2014

    Cardin, Smith advance security and human rights during annual meeting of European parliamentarians Press Release
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  • Feb 20, 2014

    Disappeared in Turkmenistan’s Prisons: Are They Still Alive? Briefing
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  • Feb 12, 2014

    Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold briefing on human rights in Turkmenistan Press Release
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2013

  • Jul 25, 2013

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold briefing on the New Silk Road Press Release
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2012

  • May 8, 2012

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on Political Prisoners in Central Asia Press Release
    more
  • Mar 28, 2012

    Chairman Smith’s Bill Promoting Online Freedom Is Passed by Key House Subcommittee Press Release
    more
  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
    more

2011

  • Jul 29, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Welcomes Recognition of Romani Victims of Nazi Genocide; Urges Other European Nations to Act Press Release
    more
  • Jul 28, 2011

    U.S. Policy and the OSCE: Making Good on Commitments Hearing
    more
  • May 11, 2011

    Central Asia and the Arab Spring: Growing Pressure for Human Rights? Hearing
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  • May 6, 2011

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Central Asia and the Arab Spring Press Release
    more

2010

  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
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  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Sep 22, 2010

    Senate Committee Passes Cardin, Boxer, Brownback Bill Addressing Child Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
    more
  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
    more
  • Jul 16, 2010

    Helsinki Commission Calls for Increased Efforts to Combat Demand that Encourages Human Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Jul 15, 2010

    Senate Adopts Wall Street Reform Including Cardin-Lugar Provision to Increase Transparency and Attack Corruption Press Release
    more
  • Jul 15, 2010

    Wall Street Reform: U.S. Takes Leadership in Extractive Industries Transparency Statement
    more
  • Jun 14, 2010

    Legislation, Leadership Needed to Fight Human Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Jun 3, 2010

    Eurasian Energy Resources and Energy Security Article
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  • May 4, 2010

    Mitigating Inter-Ethnic Conflict in the OSCE Region Hearing
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  • May 4, 2010

    Commissioners Call for Political Leadership to Prevent Inter-Ethnic Conflicts Press Release
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Event
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  • May 3, 2010

    Cardin, Hastings Denounce Reprisals, Restrictions on Free Media Press Release
    more
  • Apr 27, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Press Release
    more
  • Apr 22, 2010

    Hearing on Revenue Transparency and Human Rights Event
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  • Apr 20, 2010

    Natural Resource Charter Statement
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  • Apr 19, 2010

    Commission to Hold Hearing on Revenue Transparency and Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
    more
  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Jan 21, 2010

    More Power to More People: Lessons from West Africa on Resource Transparency Article
    more

2009

  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
    more
  • Oct 28, 2009

    Hearing on U.S. Policy toward OSCE Event
    more
  • Oct 22, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Sep 17, 2009

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Statement upon Administration Decision on Missile Defense Press Release
    more
  • Jul 13, 2009

    Commission to Hold Hearing on Iran and its OSCE Neighbors Press Release
    more
  • Jun 3, 2009

    Co-Chairman Hastings Calls for Revenue Transparency Press Release
    more
  • May 8, 2009

    **CANCELLED**Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on Revenue Transparency and Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Feb 18, 2009

    Screening of "Shadow of the Holy Book", A Documentary Film on Turkmenistan Event
    more
  • Feb 17, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Co-Host a Screening of "Shadow of the Holy Book", A Documentary Film on Turkmenistan Press Release
    more

2008

  • Nov 19, 2008

    Turkmenistan: Prospect for Change? Hearing
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  • Nov 19, 2008

    Briefing on the Prospect for Change in Turkmenistan Event
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  • Nov 18, 2008

    Report on the OSCE’s 2008 Human Dimension Implementation Meeting Article
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  • Nov 13, 2008

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on the Prospect for Change in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
    more

2007

  • Jul 23, 2007

    Hastings and Cardin Link U.S. Energy Security to Need for Democracy in Oil-Rich Countries Press Release
    more
  • Jul 23, 2007

    Energy and Democracy: Oil and Water? Hearing
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  • Jul 17, 2007

    Hastings and Cardin to Hold Hearing on Energy Security and Democracy Press Release
    more
  • Jun 20, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Energy Security in the OSCE Region Press Release
    more

2006

  • Sep 27, 2006

    Human Rights Abuses in Turkmenistan Statement
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  • Sep 15, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Leadership Mourns the Death of Journalist in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Jul 27, 2006

    President Niyazov Intensifies Repression in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Jun 28, 2006

    Belgium’s Chairmanship of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Jun 22, 2006

    Belgium’s Chairmanship of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Apr 4, 2006

    54 Members of Congress Write President of Turkmenistan Urging Release of Prisoner of Conscience Press Release
    more

2005

  • Dec 14, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Decry Lack of Religious Freedom in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Dec 14, 2005

    Religious Freedom in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Briefing
    more
  • Dec 8, 2005

    Helsinki Commission to Examine Religious Freedom in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Nov 18, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Condemn Andijan Trial Verdicts in Uzbekistan Press Release
    more
  • Nov 9, 2005

    Report on the 2005 Human Dimension Implementation Meeting Article
    more
  • Nov 8, 2005

    U.S. Helsinki Commissioners Express Disappointment in Azeri Elections Press Release
    more
  • Nov 8, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Praise State Department Report, Say Religious Freedom "Endangered" Press Release
    more
  • Sep 19, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Voice Doubts About Kazakh Bid for OSCE Chairmanship Press Release
    more
  • Aug 12, 2005

    Human Rights in Iran: Prospects and the Western Response Article
    more
  • Jul 12, 2005

    U.S. Helsinki Co-Chairman Introduces Central Asia Democracy and Human Rights Legislation Press Release
    more
  • Mar 24, 2005

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Call for Prompt Free and Fair Elections in Kyrgyzstan Press Release
    more
  • Mar 1, 2005

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Reviews Security and Human Rights Challenges in Europe and Beyond Press Release
    more
  • Mar 1, 2005

    Resolute in Russia Press Release
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  • Jan 13, 2005

    Democracy in the CIS Press Release
    more

2004

  • Nov 20, 2004

    Democratization in Central Asia Statement
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  • Nov 10, 2004

    Europe's Largest Annual Human Dimension Meeting Closes with Appeal from NGOs Article
    more
  • Oct 14, 2004

    Europe's Largest Human Rights Meeting Concludes Press Release
    more
  • Jun 3, 2004

    Letter to President Niyazov Article
    more
  • May 11, 2004

    Briefing: Religious Freedom in Turkmenistan Briefing
    more
  • May 7, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Briefing Reviews Religious Freedom in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Feb 19, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Reviews Bulgaria’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Feb 10, 2004

    Moscow Should Engage the OSCE in Resolving the Chechen Problem Press Release
    more
  • Jan 16, 2004

    Strong Substance, Potent Politics Mark Historic Maastricht OSCE Ministerial Council Article
    more

2003

  • Dec 19, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Chairman Welcomes State Department Critique of Repression of Religious Groups in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Dec 10, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members Engage Government Leaders at Annual Human Rights Review Article
    more
  • Dec 3, 2003

    Commission Hearing Looked Ahead to Maastricht Ministerial Article
    more
  • Dec 2, 2003

    Turkmenistan Enacts Highly Repressive Law Against Religion Press Release
    more
  • Nov 22, 2003

    The Nightmare in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Oct 27, 2003

    Briefing: OSCE Police-Related Activities Briefing
    more
  • Oct 21, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members: Turkmenistan Has Place on Powell's List of Religious Freedom Violators Press Release
    more
  • Sep 9, 2003

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Sep 4, 2003

    U.S. Policy Under Review by Helsinki Commission Press Release
    more
  • Sep 3, 2003

    Hearing: The Dutch Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • May 2, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Decries Central Asia’s Imprisoned Press Freedoms Press Release
    more
  • Feb 10, 2003

    Moscow Should Engage the OSCE in Resolving the Chechen Problem (Russian) Article
    more

2002

  • Dec 31, 2002

    Democracy and Human Rights Trends in Eurasia and East Europe: A Decade of Membership in the Organization (Report Only) Article
    more
  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Jun 17, 2002

    Hearing Addresses Dramatic Increase in Anti-Semitic Attacks Across Europe Article
    more
  • May 8, 2002

    Hearing: International Cooperation in the War on Terrorism Hearing
    more
  • Mar 28, 2002

    Briefing: Escalating Violence and Rights Violations in Central Asia Briefing
    more
  • Mar 22, 2002

    Escalating Violence and Rights Violations in Central Asia Subject of Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
    more
  • Mar 7, 2002

    Briefing: U.S. Policy in Central Asia and Human Rights Concerns Briefing
    more
  • Mar 6, 2002

    U.S. Policy in Central Asia and Human Rights Concerns Focus of Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
    more
  • Jan 11, 2002

    Jailed Pastor Released in Turkmenistan, But Systematic Abuses Persist Press Release
    more

2001

  • Dec 20, 2001

    Commissioners Raise Religious Freedom Concerns with Turkmenistan Ambassador to the United States Press Release
    more
  • Dec 20, 2001

    Human Rights in Central Asia Statement
    more
  • Nov 16, 2001

    Helsinki Commission Examines U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Article
    more
  • Oct 31, 2001

    Hearing: Romania's Chairmanship of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Oct 3, 2001

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Jun 25, 2001

    Helsinki Commissioner Announces Anti-Torture Resolution on “International Day in Support of Victims of Torture” Press Release
    more
  • Feb 7, 2001

    Smith Decries Turkmen Torture of Baptist Minister Atakov Press Release
    more

2000

  • Sep 18, 2000

    Religious Persecution Occurring in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
    more
  • Mar 22, 2000

    Helsinki Commission Documents Deplorable State of Human Rights in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Mar 21, 2000

    Hearing: The State of Democracy and Human Rights in Turkmenistan Hearing
    more
  • Mar 1, 2000

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Article
    more

1999

  • Nov 11, 1999

    Democratization and Human Rights in Central Asia Statement
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  • Oct 21, 1999

    Central Asia: The Statement
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  • Mar 13, 1999

    Helsinki Commission Hearing on The State of Democratization and Human Rights in Turkmenistan Announced Press Release
    more

1997

  • Dec 1, 1997

    Report on the 1997 OSCE Meeting on Human Dimesions Article
    more

1995

  • Mar 15, 1995

    Briefing: Emerging Free Trade Union Movement in the Newly Independent States Briefing
    more
  • Feb 17, 1995

    Briefing: US Assistance to Eastern Europe and the NIS Briefing
    more

1994

  • Dec 1, 1994

    Report: Parliamentary Election in Turkmenistan Article
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  • May 3, 1994

    Briefing: Doing Business in Russia and the NIS: Opportunities and Obstacles (N/A) Briefing
    more

1992

  • Aug 1, 1992

    Report: Presidential Elections and Independence Referendums in the Baltic States, the Soviet Union adn Successor States: A compendium of Reports 1991 - 1992 Article
    more
  • Jan 9, 1992

    Hearing: The New Commonwealth of Independent States: Problems, Perspectives, and U.S. Policy Implications Hearing
    more

1991

  • Nov 8, 1991

    Report: Turkmenistan's Referendum on Independence Article
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  • Oct 26, 1991

    Report: Turkmenistan's Referendum on Independence Article
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  • Feb 6, 1991

    Hearing: The USSR in Crisis: State of the Union Hearing
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CSCE :: User Groups
  • Jul 7, 2014

    Cardin, Smith advance security and human rights during annual meeting of European parliamentarians Press Release
    more
  • Feb 12, 2014

    Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold briefing on human rights in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Jul 25, 2013

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold briefing on the New Silk Road Press Release
    more
  • May 8, 2012

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on Political Prisoners in Central Asia Press Release
    more
  • Mar 28, 2012

    Chairman Smith’s Bill Promoting Online Freedom Is Passed by Key House Subcommittee Press Release
    more
  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
    more
  • Jul 29, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Welcomes Recognition of Romani Victims of Nazi Genocide; Urges Other European Nations to Act Press Release
    more
  • May 6, 2011

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Central Asia and the Arab Spring Press Release
    more
  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
    more
  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Sep 22, 2010

    Senate Committee Passes Cardin, Boxer, Brownback Bill Addressing Child Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
    more
  • Jul 16, 2010

    Helsinki Commission Calls for Increased Efforts to Combat Demand that Encourages Human Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Jul 15, 2010

    Senate Adopts Wall Street Reform Including Cardin-Lugar Provision to Increase Transparency and Attack Corruption Press Release
    more
  • Jun 14, 2010

    Legislation, Leadership Needed to Fight Human Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Jun 3, 2010

    Eurasian Energy Resources and Energy Security Article
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Commissioners Call for Political Leadership to Prevent Inter-Ethnic Conflicts Press Release
    more
  • May 3, 2010

    Cardin, Hastings Denounce Reprisals, Restrictions on Free Media Press Release
    more
  • Apr 27, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Press Release
    more
  • Apr 19, 2010

    Commission to Hold Hearing on Revenue Transparency and Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
    more
  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Jan 21, 2010

    More Power to More People: Lessons from West Africa on Resource Transparency Article
    more
  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
    more
  • Oct 22, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Sep 17, 2009

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Statement upon Administration Decision on Missile Defense Press Release
    more
  • Jul 13, 2009

    Commission to Hold Hearing on Iran and its OSCE Neighbors Press Release
    more
  • Jun 3, 2009

    Co-Chairman Hastings Calls for Revenue Transparency Press Release
    more
  • May 8, 2009

    **CANCELLED**Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on Revenue Transparency and Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Feb 17, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Co-Host a Screening of "Shadow of the Holy Book", A Documentary Film on Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Nov 18, 2008

    Report on the OSCE’s 2008 Human Dimension Implementation Meeting Article
    more
  • Nov 13, 2008

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Briefing on the Prospect for Change in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
    more
  • Jul 23, 2007

    Hastings and Cardin Link U.S. Energy Security to Need for Democracy in Oil-Rich Countries Press Release
    more
  • Jul 17, 2007

    Hastings and Cardin to Hold Hearing on Energy Security and Democracy Press Release
    more
  • Jun 20, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Energy Security in the OSCE Region Press Release
    more
  • Sep 15, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Leadership Mourns the Death of Journalist in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Jun 22, 2006

    Belgium’s Chairmanship of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Apr 4, 2006

    54 Members of Congress Write President of Turkmenistan Urging Release of Prisoner of Conscience Press Release
    more
  • Dec 14, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Decry Lack of Religious Freedom in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Dec 8, 2005

    Helsinki Commission to Examine Religious Freedom in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Nov 18, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Condemn Andijan Trial Verdicts in Uzbekistan Press Release
    more
  • Nov 9, 2005

    Report on the 2005 Human Dimension Implementation Meeting Article
    more
  • Nov 8, 2005

    U.S. Helsinki Commissioners Express Disappointment in Azeri Elections Press Release
    more
  • Nov 8, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Praise State Department Report, Say Religious Freedom "Endangered" Press Release
    more
  • Sep 19, 2005

    Helsinki Commissioners Voice Doubts About Kazakh Bid for OSCE Chairmanship Press Release
    more
  • Aug 12, 2005

    Human Rights in Iran: Prospects and the Western Response Article
    more
  • Jul 12, 2005

    U.S. Helsinki Co-Chairman Introduces Central Asia Democracy and Human Rights Legislation Press Release
    more
  • Mar 24, 2005

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Call for Prompt Free and Fair Elections in Kyrgyzstan Press Release
    more
  • Mar 1, 2005

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Reviews Security and Human Rights Challenges in Europe and Beyond Press Release
    more
  • Mar 1, 2005

    Resolute in Russia Press Release
    more
  • Jan 13, 2005

    Democracy in the CIS Press Release
    more
  • Nov 10, 2004

    Europe's Largest Annual Human Dimension Meeting Closes with Appeal from NGOs Article
    more
  • Oct 14, 2004

    Europe's Largest Human Rights Meeting Concludes Press Release
    more
  • Jun 3, 2004

    Letter to President Niyazov Article
    more
  • May 7, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Briefing Reviews Religious Freedom in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Feb 19, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Reviews Bulgaria’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Feb 10, 2004

    Moscow Should Engage the OSCE in Resolving the Chechen Problem Press Release
    more
  • Jan 16, 2004

    Strong Substance, Potent Politics Mark Historic Maastricht OSCE Ministerial Council Article
    more
  • Dec 19, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Chairman Welcomes State Department Critique of Repression of Religious Groups in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Dec 10, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members Engage Government Leaders at Annual Human Rights Review Article
    more
  • Dec 3, 2003

    Commission Hearing Looked Ahead to Maastricht Ministerial Article
    more
  • Dec 2, 2003

    Turkmenistan Enacts Highly Repressive Law Against Religion Press Release
    more
  • Oct 21, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Members: Turkmenistan Has Place on Powell's List of Religious Freedom Violators Press Release
    more
  • Sep 4, 2003

    U.S. Policy Under Review by Helsinki Commission Press Release
    more
  • May 2, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Decries Central Asia’s Imprisoned Press Freedoms Press Release
    more
  • Feb 10, 2003

    Moscow Should Engage the OSCE in Resolving the Chechen Problem (Russian) Article
    more
  • Dec 31, 2002

    Democracy and Human Rights Trends in Eurasia and East Europe: A Decade of Membership in the Organization (Report Only) Article
    more
  • Jun 17, 2002

    Hearing Addresses Dramatic Increase in Anti-Semitic Attacks Across Europe Article
    more
  • Mar 22, 2002

    Escalating Violence and Rights Violations in Central Asia Subject of Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
    more
  • Mar 6, 2002

    U.S. Policy in Central Asia and Human Rights Concerns Focus of Helsinki Commission Briefing Press Release
    more
  • Jan 11, 2002

    Jailed Pastor Released in Turkmenistan, But Systematic Abuses Persist Press Release
    more
  • Dec 20, 2001

    Commissioners Raise Religious Freedom Concerns with Turkmenistan Ambassador to the United States Press Release
    more
  • Nov 16, 2001

    Helsinki Commission Examines U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Article
    more
  • Jun 25, 2001

    Helsinki Commissioner Announces Anti-Torture Resolution on “International Day in Support of Victims of Torture” Press Release
    more
  • Feb 7, 2001

    Smith Decries Turkmen Torture of Baptist Minister Atakov Press Release
    more
  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
    more
  • Mar 22, 2000

    Helsinki Commission Documents Deplorable State of Human Rights in Turkmenistan Press Release
    more
  • Mar 1, 2000

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Article
    more
  • Mar 13, 1999

    Helsinki Commission Hearing on The State of Democratization and Human Rights in Turkmenistan Announced Press Release
    more
  • Dec 1, 1997

    Report on the 1997 OSCE Meeting on Human Dimesions Article
    more
  • Dec 1, 1994

    Report: Parliamentary Election in Turkmenistan Article
    more
  • Aug 1, 1992

    Report: Presidential Elections and Independence Referendums in the Baltic States, the Soviet Union adn Successor States: A compendium of Reports 1991 - 1992 Article
    more
  • Nov 8, 1991

    Report: Turkmenistan's Referendum on Independence Article
    more
  • Oct 26, 1991

    Report: Turkmenistan's Referendum on Independence Article
    more

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CSCE :: User Groups
  • Feb 20, 2014

    Disappeared in Turkmenistan’s Prisons: Are They Still Alive? Briefing
    more
  • Jul 28, 2011

    U.S. Policy and the OSCE: Making Good on Commitments Hearing
    more
  • May 11, 2011

    Central Asia and the Arab Spring: Growing Pressure for Human Rights? Hearing
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Mitigating Inter-Ethnic Conflict in the OSCE Region Hearing
    more
  • Nov 19, 2008

    Turkmenistan: Prospect for Change? Hearing
    more
  • Jul 23, 2007

    Energy and Democracy: Oil and Water? Hearing
    more
  • Jun 28, 2006

    Belgium’s Chairmanship of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Dec 14, 2005

    Religious Freedom in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Briefing
    more
  • May 11, 2004

    Briefing: Religious Freedom in Turkmenistan Briefing
    more
  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Oct 27, 2003

    Briefing: OSCE Police-Related Activities Briefing
    more
  • Sep 9, 2003

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Sep 3, 2003

    Hearing: The Dutch Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • May 8, 2002

    Hearing: International Cooperation in the War on Terrorism Hearing
    more
  • Mar 28, 2002

    Briefing: Escalating Violence and Rights Violations in Central Asia Briefing
    more
  • Mar 7, 2002

    Briefing: U.S. Policy in Central Asia and Human Rights Concerns Briefing
    more
  • Oct 31, 2001

    Hearing: Romania's Chairmanship of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Oct 3, 2001

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Mar 21, 2000

    Hearing: The State of Democracy and Human Rights in Turkmenistan Hearing
    more
  • Mar 15, 1995

    Briefing: Emerging Free Trade Union Movement in the Newly Independent States Briefing
    more
  • Feb 17, 1995

    Briefing: US Assistance to Eastern Europe and the NIS Briefing
    more
  • May 3, 1994

    Briefing: Doing Business in Russia and the NIS: Opportunities and Obstacles (N/A) Briefing
    more
  • Jan 9, 1992

    Hearing: The New Commonwealth of Independent States: Problems, Perspectives, and U.S. Policy Implications Hearing
    more
  • Feb 6, 1991

    Hearing: The USSR in Crisis: State of the Union Hearing
    more

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CSCE :: User Groups
  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
    more
  • Jul 15, 2010

    Wall Street Reform: U.S. Takes Leadership in Extractive Industries Transparency Statement
    more
  • Apr 20, 2010

    Natural Resource Charter Statement
    more
  • Sep 27, 2006

    Human Rights Abuses in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Jul 27, 2006

    President Niyazov Intensifies Repression in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Nov 20, 2004

    Democratization in Central Asia Statement
    more
  • Nov 22, 2003

    The Nightmare in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Dec 20, 2001

    Human Rights in Central Asia Statement
    more
  • Sep 18, 2000

    Religious Persecution Occurring in Turkmenistan Statement
    more
  • Nov 11, 1999

    Democratization and Human Rights in Central Asia Statement
    more
  • Oct 21, 1999

    Central Asia: The Statement
    more

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CSCE :: User Groups
  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
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Commissioner Senator Wicker and Senator Dick Durbin with former Lithuanian President Valdas Adamkus