Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. 17:50 Tajikistan, U.S. discuss implementation of CASA-1000Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | AkiPress

    The sides paid special attention to Tajikistan's energy sector and noted that the project is promising and high-payoff. The officials also discussed prospects of construction of the Roghun hydroelectric power plant in Tajikistan and the issues related to impact of anti-Russian sanctions on Tajikistan's economy.


  2. One-Way Ticket to Dushanbe: Russia Sees Exodus of Migrant WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... there are no see-you-laters. Like many Central Asian migrant workers, Ishankulov, a 40-year-old locksmith from Tajikistan, is leaving Russia on a one-way ticket. The dramatic devaluation of the ruble has coincided with the implementation of ... 1 comment

  3. 17:14 First group of election observers to arrive to Dushanbe on February 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | AkiPress

    Short-term mission of observers from CIS led by Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee Sergei Lebedev will arrive to Dushanbe few days before the elections to the lower house of parliament, which is scheduled for March 1. CEC of Tajikistan officially registered 30 representatives from OSCE / ODIHR, 15 from CIS Interparliamentary Assembly and 3 from the Shanghai Cooperation Organization as international observers.


  4. 16:47 Dushanbe to held forum on development of a regional network of public-private dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | AkiPress

    ... in conjunction with the program The framework conditions and financing for private sector development in Tajikistan in cooperation with the State Committee on Investments and State Property Management, Secretariat of Advisory Council on improvement ...


  5. Pakistan Hands Over Alleged Tajik Extremist To DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence agency has handed over an alleged leader of a banned Islamic group to Tajikistan. The deputy chairman of Tajikistan's State Committee for National Security, Mansur Umarov, told parliament on February 4 that ISI had transferred one of the leaders of Jamaat Ansarullah, Tajik national Kamariddin Ahrorov, to Tajik authorities.


  6. 17:13 Tajikistan gets military tents and SUV worth $100,000 from US EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | AkiPress

    SUV to Main Directorate of Border Troops of State Committee for National Security of Tajikistan, said the press service of US Embassy in Dushanbe on Wednesday. This property worth about $100,000 is intended to enhance the technical capacity of border troops in securing the borders of the country, said the statement.


  7. Tajikistan Extradites Opposition Leader, Arrests SympathizersRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Yet another dissident who has angered Tajikistan's authorities now languishes in prison. Maqsood Ibragimov, the 37-year-old head of the Russia-based opposition movement "Youth for the Revival of Tajikistan," was arrested in Moscow on January 20 and promptly appeared in a Tajik prison. 1 comment

  8. 15:53 Tajik Champion Football Club prepares for new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | AkiPress

    Football champion of Tajikistan, Dushanbe Football Club Istiklol arrived to Antalya on Wednsday for a two-week training camp, which will be aimed at preparing the team for the new football season, said the press service of the club.


  9. Tajikistan confirms its EXPO 2017 participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Trend

    "A Kazakh delegation headed by the Expo 2017 Commissioner - First Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Rapil Zhoshybayev paid a working visit to Tajikistan," the statement says. "The bilateral meetings were held with First Deputy Prime Minister of Tajikistan Davlatali Said, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Parviz Davlatzoda as part of this visit."


  10. 12:59 U.S. donates $100,000 military tents to border forces of TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | AkiPress

    The U.S. Embassy's Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs donated military tents and a sport utility vehicle to the Border Forces Main Directorate of the State Committee on National Security of the Republic of Tajikistan. This donation, which totaled approximately $100,000, is intended to improve the technical capacity of Tajikistan's Border Forces in securing the borders of Tajikistan.


  11. Zurkhaneh Sports World Cup to be held in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Tehran Times

    The fourth edition of the Zurkhaneh Sports World Cup will be held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan from February 23 to 28. The event will bring 14 teams together in Dushanbe as well as 24 teams which will compete in the Pahlavani wrestling competitions.


  12. 15:04 Tajikistan SCNS seizes 40 kg of drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan's State Committee for National Security sezied about 40 kg of drugs during special operation carried out in the outskirts of Dushanbe, said the press service of Committee. Three citizens of Tajikistan were arrested for attempting to sell 21 kg of opium and 13 kg of hashish on Dushanbe-Vahdat highway.


  13. Russia, China express support for India joining SCORead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... The SCO, which is increasingly seen as a counter to NATO, comprises China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. It has Afghanistan, India, Iran, Mongolia and Pakistan as observers and Belarus, Turkey and Sri Lanka as dialogue ...


  14. Russian Officer Charged With Beating Waiter In TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Prosecutors in Tajikistan have charged a Russian officer they say beat a man near the 201st military base's unit in the southern city of Kulob. A local official told RFE/RL on February 2 that the suspect, idenified as Captain Chemizov, is suspected of severely beating a waiter at a restaurant in Kulob last week.


  15. 16:00 China provides uniforms to Tajik law enforcement agencies worth $150 thousandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | AkiPress

    China has provided summer and winter uniforms in the amount of more than $150,000 for law enforcement officers of Tajikistan, said the Ministry of Interior.


  16. MegaFon deploys BTS in Shahristan TunnelRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The 5km tunnel forms part of the Dushanbe-Khujand motorway, which connects northern and southern Tajikistan. MegaFon notes that construction of the base station took three days.


  17. Tajik IS Militant In Syria: 'We'll Convert Native Americans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Kulobi appeared online in August. Nazarov says that he is from the village of Charmgaron in the Kulob district of Tajikistan and that he went to Syria two years ago and now lives in a suburb of Raqqa, the Islamic State group's de facto capital in ...


  18. 16:14 Tajik FM, Chairman of OSCE Office in Dushanbe discuss cooperation issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | AkiPress

    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodjidin Aslov met with the head of the OSCE Office in Tajikistan, Markus Mller, said the Ministry on Friday. The sides exchanged views on cooperation between Tajikistan and the OSCE.


  19. Kim Jong Il's Birth Anniversary to Be Celebrated in TajikistanRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Korean News

    A Tajikistan preparatory committee for celebrating the birth anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il was formed in Dushanbe on January 23. The committee decided to hold various political and cultural events praising the revolutionary career and exploits of Kim Jong Il on the occasion of the Day of the Shining Star.


  20. Russian MoD Official Visits Tajikistan As ISIS Fears GrowRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    ... black -- and their name is "Marg," or "Death." Also this week, a senior Russian defense ministry official visited Tajikistan where he invoked the growing terror threat. The official, Deputy Defense Minister Anatoliy Antonov, called Tajikistan "our ...