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Radical Islam growing in former Soviet central Asia

One of the big concerns driving British and American policy in Afghanistan is that Al Qaeda-style Islamic radicalism could spread beyond the country's borders to other parts of central Asia. Edward Stourton reports from Kyrgyzstan which is about to hold a constitutional referendum and elections.

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