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  1. U of T student detained in Tajikistan faces treason charge, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    A report by Radio Free Europe says Alexander Sodiqov, a PhD candidate at the University of Toronto, was charged with high treason Friday, days after he was arrested by authorities in Tajikistan.

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  2. Tajik Officials Say Sodikov Held In DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... June 18, shows Sodikov giving a statement to the State Committee for National Security. Sodikov, who had flown to Tajikistan from his home in Canada, said he was detained in Khorugh after meeting with Alim Sherzamonov, one of the leaders of deadly ...

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  3. Tajik Army Sergeant Gets Nine Years For Deadly Hazing IncidentRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    A military court in Tajikistan's northern Khujand Province has sentenced a sergeant in the Tajik Army to nine years in jail for beating a conscript to death during a hazing incident.

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  4. Tajik Authorities Seize Academic, Call Research "Spying"Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Accusations of espionage made against an academic detained while doing field research in southeastern Tajikistan have baffled colleagues and local analysts.

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  5. From Small ThingsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Transitions Online

    Visiting Olim Kamalov and Sarvinoz Khojaeva is a bit like stepping into medieval Tajikistan.

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  6. Tajikistan: Free or Charge ResearcherRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Tajik authorities should immediately release or credibly charge a blogger and academic researcher detained on June 16 in southeastern Tajikistan , Human Rights Watch said today.

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  7. Why Conducting Academic Research in Khorog, Tajikistan is a Criminal OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... for conducting academic research, is a faraway place. Khorog is faraway because it is located in the mountains of Tajikistan, Central Asia, which for many is the very definition of faraway, and it is even further away because it is a full 14-hour ...

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  8. Tajikistan: Dushanbe Still Silent on "Disappeared" ScholarRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    ... to discredit him and an opposition politician. Friends and colleagues are growing increasingly concerned that Tajikistan's heavy-handed authorities may be trying to make an example out of Sodiqov to discourage others from examining tensions between ...

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  9. Tajik Army Doctor Gets Nine Years In Jail For HazingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... severe spinal injuries and became paralyzed as the result of bullying in March. Human rights organizations in Tajikistan have criticized the government for not doing enough to stop hazing in the military. Last month, Tajik Army officials admitted ...

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  10. Central Asia: Regionally Dysfunctional In Face Of Common ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... while Tajik government forces fought their domestic opponents. All those Central Asian "foreign" troops had left Tajikistan by the start of 1999. When the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) appeared in southern Kyrgyzstan in August 1999, it ...

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  11. OSCE organizes training workshop in Tajikistan on "green economy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Trend

    A two-day training workshop, organized by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan in co-operation with the Ecological Commission of the Parliament of Tajikistan, on the concept and practice of the "green economy" concluded in Dushanbe on 13 June, according to OSCE press release.

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  12. From Small ThingsRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Transitions Online

    Visiting Olim Kamalov and Sarvinoz Khojaeva is a bit like stepping into medieval Tajikistan.

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  13. Tajikistan offers Azerbaijan to create joint venture for production of canned productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Trend

    ... diplomat, Ahmadzoda proposed to establish joint venture for the production of canned products in northern Tajikistan. In turn, Hasanov proposed to conclude an agreement on cultural and scientific cooperation between the National University of Ganja ...

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  14. Ukraine Braces for Gas Cutoff, IMU Claims Responsibility in Karachi Airport AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Transitions Online

    ... as the Islamist Movement of Turkestan, has tried to re-establish a presence in its original Ferghana Valley base. Tajikistan carried out an operation against a suspected IMU cell near its border with Uzbekistan in January 2013, and two months later ...

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  15. 14:46 U.S. dollar rate slightly decreases at Tajikistan's marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | AkiPress

    The U.S. dollar rate in currency exchange offices has slightly decreased, and amounted to 5.09-5.11 somoni on average, the National Bank of Tajikistan said.

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  16. 10:31 11.06.14 Presidents of Tajikistan, Latvia agree on stepping up...Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon and President of Latvia Andris BA'rziA held talks in Dushanbe on Tuesday.

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  17. China Nonferrous Gold UK Regulatory Announcement: Directorate ChangeRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Business Wire

    China Nonferrous Gold Limited , the mineral exploration and development company currently developing the Pakrut gold project in the Republic of Tajikistan is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Wang Yubin as an Executive Director of the Company.

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  18. Germany Details Military Exports, And Denials, To Post-Soviet StatesRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    ... the recipient and another country" would seem to obtain in Georgia's case. The same criterion was used to deny Tajikistan two licenses worth 32,000 Euros; in Tajikistan the relevant subclause would seem to be related to "the likelihood of the ...

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  19. James continues to add to his list of successesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Hereford Times

    ... quad and is hoping to be selected to represent ITF England at the ITF World Championships to be held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan in August.

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  20. 13:53 Participants of unauthorized rally throw stones at British Embassy in DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | AkiPress

    ... women continued throwing stones. Security surveillance cameras were damaged. Meanwhile, the British Ambassador to Tajikistan left for Khorog to study the situation in the area and make recommendations for British tourists.

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