Entry Title: "Ethnic Riots in Kyrgyzstan"
Name: James Kirchick , United States
Category and Expertise: War/Conflict, Non-Professional
Entry Description: In June 2010, ethnic riots occurred in southern Kyrgyzstan, pitting ethnic Kyrgyz against ethnic Uzbeks. Hundreds of people died and an estimated 400,000 fled. I traveled to the southern city of Osh to survey the aftermath.