"The political elite of Kyrgyzstan can become key figures in the struggle of external forces for the Central Asian region," the political analyst Mars Sariev says today at «Central Asia as a possible bridgehead of hybrid war: Are the authorities ready to new challenges, including threats from "Taliban" and ISIL?" roundtable discussion in 24.kg news agency.
According to him, the Russian experts agree that the likelihood of destabilization in Kyrgyzstan is quite high. "They are confident that the upcoming parliamentary elections could lead to clash of elites and it can be used by external forces, - the expert states. - We are concerned about the situation in Kyrgyzstan. Our parliamentarians, when participating in discussions or engaged in controversy, make statements that we should take into account the opinion of experts. If the political elite is aware of who can become the key players in fight against foreign players?"