“Welcome to Osh. Osh is a city in the heart of Central Asia. And a window into a little known region. Osh is recovering from trauma.”
So starts the introducion of Storyscapes, a new online project from the BBC dedicated to providing a multimedia experience of Kyrgyzstan’s “southern capital” through video, audio slideshows, and an interactive panorama of the city. Born as a collaboration between the BBC’s Uzbek and Kyrgyz Service, the website presents different perspectives on living in post-conflict Osh three years after ethnic violence tore apart the city in the summer of 2010.
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Video produced by the BBC's Central Asia Service; project edited by Hamid Ismailov.