Nov 9, 2012
Tajikistan's new roads boost civil, military links
Tajikistan's new roads boost civil, military links By Mark Vinson On October 27, Tajikistan's President Emomalii Rahmon formally inaugurated the Shahriston tunnel along the Dushanbe-Khujand highway.
The Legacy of Soviet Nuclear Industry in Tajikistan: Opportunities and Challenges
In April, Rustam Latifov, the head of the Tajik Parliament's Ecological Commission, announced Tajikistan's intention to seek international donors to help secure more than 50,000 tons of radioactive waste in Taboshar and distribute humanitarian funds for 2,000 people in the immediate vicinity who are particularly exposed in the villages of Old ... (more)
Lenin's legacy totters in Central Asia - AP
Workers began pulling down the largest statue of Vladimir Lenin in ex-Soviet Central Asia from its place of honor on Friday, earning outrage from die-hard communists celebrating the Russian revolutionary's 141st birthday.