OBON: Rent-A-Mob Groups in the Volatile Kyrgyzstani Reality

The term Moherowe Berety (Mohair Berets – a tongue-in-cheek expression for people who support the views of the Polish conservative Catholic movement – editor's note) immediately rings a bell to anyone familiar with Polish public life, and often causes a grim smile on the faces of those who experienced the people it describes. Well, what would you say if I told you that there is a place where you can rent a squad of them? If you don't believe me, let me take you on a journey to Kyrgyzstan and introduce you to OBON.

December 6, 2012 - Marcin Szymanek