Bermet Talant

Reporter at Kyiv Post, Ukraine


I'm a Kyrgyz journalist currently working at Ukraine's major English-language newspaper, Kyiv Post. I'm a former Istanbul resident and 2017 fellow at OCCRP. My areas of interest are intersection of business and politics, corruption, money laundering, propaganda, Central Asia, Ukraine, and Turkey.

Kyrgyz, English, Russian, Turkish, some Ukrainian, Spanish
Country expertise
Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Print, Online, Multimedia, Translations
Topic expertise
Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Business and Finance, Agriculture, Migration & Integration, Media