Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Tajikistan: Moves Afoot to Expand Strongman's Powers?Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    ... to him simply as Janobi Oli or "Your Excellency." In 1999 the Tajik parliament recognized Rahmon as a "hero of Tajikistan," an accolade only five other people have received. Earlier this year, the head of the State Religious Committee called Rahmon ...

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  2. 10:27 Unified air defense systems priority for CIS collective securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | AkiPress

    ... regions for collective security," Gen.Lt. Pavel Kurachenko said during a CIS defense ministers' meeting in Tajikistan's capital of Dushanbe. Russia has long been leading efforts to build a joint air defense shield for the CIS, a loose organization ...

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  3. Tajik Dies Waiting at Moscow's Overcrowded Migration CenterRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    A worker from Tajikistan has dropped dead while standing in line to apply for a Russian work permit at a new migrant-processing center near Moscow. His death comes after a barrage of reports about poor conditions at the Multifunctional Migration Center, in Sakharovo.

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  4. 'Serbia wants cooperation, but not CSTO membership'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | B92

    ... Serbia and the CSTO. The organization's members include Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan. Noting that the Serbian parliamentary delegation is attending the CSTO parliamentary assembly session in the capacity of ...

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  5. 09:10 Tajikistan, Switzerland discuss water cooperation issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | AkiPress

    The sides discussed the implementation of the outcomes of the Basel Conference on Integrated Water Resources Management in Central Asia, which was held in November 2014 in Switzerland, and exchanged views on regional water cooperation in Central Asia.

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  6. bassador of Tajikistan meets with Saudi Fund for Development leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | AkiPress

    Ambassador of Tajikistan to Saudi Arabia Azamsho Sharifi met with Chairman of the Board of Management of the Saudi Fund for Development Yusuf bin Ibrahim al-Bassam.

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  7. 15:36 70 Tajik citizens evacuated from YemenRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | AkiPress

    Egamzod said seven doctors from Tajikistan at the moment are in the city of Aden and are not able to go to Sanaa. "We asked them to get into Saudi Arabia by sea, where they will receive all needed assistance," said Egamzod.

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  8. 'Serbian soldiers could take part in Moscow parade'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | B92

    ... the Organization of Collective Security countries, whose members include Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Armenia. Soldiers from China and India will most likely take part in the military parade. This year's anniversary parade ...

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  9. Tajikistan - poor and repressive countryRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Journal-Pioneer

    Central Asia is usually defined as consisting of five republics of the former Soviet Union: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. It is a huge part of the world: 4,003,451 square kilometres, with a total population of about 66 million.

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  10. Impoverished Tajikistan faces even tougher timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Windsor Beacon

    ... tougher to get, he said, enjoying the buzkashi in Istiklol, 40 miles from the Afghan border. "I want to stay in Tajikistan, but there are no jobs here," said Babaev, who has spent several months each year laboring in Moscow for the past decade. "I ...

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  11. Tajik, Armenian foreign ministers discuss boosting cooperationRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2015 | Groong

    Avesta , Tajikistan April 3 2015 Tajik, Armenian foreign ministers discuss boosting cooperation Text of report by privately-owned Tajik Avesta website on 3 April Tajik Foreign Minister Sirojiddin Aslov yesterday met his Armenian counterpart, Edvard Nalbandyan, in Dushanbe. The Tajik Foreign Ministry's information department said during the meeting that the two exchanged views on a wide range of issues relating to further development of bilateral relations.

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  12. Stabilization of military-political situation in Afghanistan discussed in DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Trend

    The Working Group on Afghanistan under the Collective Security Treaty Organization Foreign Ministers' Council held a meeting yesterday in Dushanbe, Avesta.tj news agency said Apr.4. The meeting was chaired by Tajikistan, according to the information department of the ministry of foreign affairs of Republic of Tajikistan. The meeting was attended by deputies secretary general of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, permanent representatives and national coordinators for Afghanistan under the CSTO Foreign Ministers' Council of member states of the organization.

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  13. .com | Ten killed in Tajikistan mudslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | News24

    Ten people were killed by a mudslide in Tajikistan on Friday while working on an irrigation project in the mountains outside the capital Dushanbe, authorities said. "At noon on Friday they were laying an irrigation pipe when they were struck by wet rockfall during their work," Orif Nozimov, spokesperson for Tajikistan's state emergencies committee, told AFP.

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  14. Russia Ready to Give Tajikistan $1.2 Billion of Military Aid to Fight Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Kurdish forces celebrate on the eve of Newroz Day, a festival marking their spring and the Persian New Year, that is also celebrated in Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Russia may provide Tajikistan with around 70 billion rubles worth of military hardware to thwart efforts by Islamic State fighters to destabilize Central Asia, newspaper Kommersant reported Friday.

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  15. Russia to give Tajikistan multi-billion military aid to fight ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Servicemen load a Pechora-2M air defense complex of the Tajikistan armed forces, 10 September, 2013. Russia is ready to supply about $1.2 billion worth of weapons and military equipment to the Central Asian nation of Tajikistan, which is currently threatened by invasion from the Islamic State, a leading Russian business daily reported.

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  16. 15:52 OSCE trains Tajik government and civil society experts on anti-corruption strategiesRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | AkiPress

    Two two-day workshops organized by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan on development of anti-corruption strategies for civil society on 30-31 March and government officials on 2-3 April 2015 took place in Dushanbe. An international expert trained participants on concrete steps for developing a cohesive anti-corruption strategy.

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  17. 15:51 Regional Explosive Hazards Awareness and Reduction Course completed in TajikistanRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | AkiPress

    The first five-day regional Explosive Hazards Awareness and Reduction course facilitated by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan concluded in Dushanbe today. Twenty students predominantly from the national armed forces of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan - attended the training course.

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  18. CIS Senior Diplomats Meet In BishkekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Senior diplomats of the Russian-dominated Commonwealth of Independent states have gathered in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, to discuss ways to increase cooperation. The foreign Ministers of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan, deputy foreign ministers of Moldova and Uzbekistan, and special envoys from Azerbaijan and Ukraine were attending the meeting on April 3. The Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry said the talks would touch upon joint efforts to resolve "the crisis along the CIS borders."

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  19. 10:15 Russia to provide $1bln military aid to TajikistanRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | AkiPress

    Russia is ready to provide military assistance to Tajikistan worth 70 billion rubles , "Kommersant" newspaper reported citing a source in the General Staff. Dushanbe and Moscow agreed in the summer of 2014 to jointly implement the modernization program of the Armed Forces of Tajikistan.

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  20. 09:41 Astana concerned over increased number of militants in southern borders of CSTORead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | AkiPress

    ... by peaceful and political means. The Council's meeting in Dushanbe, chaired by Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodzhdin Aslov, resulted in signing of a number of documents, decisions, and joint declaration. The members discussed the ...

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