Museums in Kyrgyzstan suffer

Tusks from an ancient mastodont are decaying in a museum.

The political changes and 22 years of independence have been hard to Kyrgyzstan’s cultural heritage.

The country’s museums suffer from the lack of the money and has lost a lot of museums artefacts. SCOOP supported journalist Abdumomun Mamarayimov has investigated the subject. His investigation was published on August 14, 2013.

Read the original article.

Read the English translation