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Tajikistan's leading opposition force, the Islamic Rebirth Party , has complained of a concerted government campaign designed to discredit and weaken it ahead of a parliamentary election due next year.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of China Wang Yi will pay an official visit to Tajikistan at the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodzhidin Aslov, according to spokesman of the Foreign Ministry Qin Gang.
Session of the National Coordinators of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization will be completed in Dushanbe on July 29, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan said.
Akmal, a student in southern Tajikistan, is finding his university studies a struggle because the teaching is all in a language he has not fully mastered.
When Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed his security council on July 22, one statement in particular piqued the interest of Russia's allies -- er, friends: "Russia is fortunately not a member of any alliance.
Minister of Industry and New Technologies of Tajikistan Shavkat Bobozoda said that construction of a soft drink producer, Coca-Cola Nushokihoi Tojikiston, will be completed in Dushanbe in April 2015.
The idea of linking Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Tajikistan by rail appears to have wheels once more, following reports earlier this year that the project was running short of steam.
As news trickled out of Taijkistan on July 22 that the government was releasing, albeit with some restrictions, international scholar Alexander Sodiqov after five weeks in jail, a group of scholars and activists gathered at New York University to discuss the long-term effects of his detention.
Sightings of Tajiks among Islamist rebel fighters in Syria have created a new security headache for the government in Dushanbe.
Tajik laborers gather in Khujand, northern Tajikistan, for a bus that will take them to Moscow.
Detained Tajik researcher Aleksandr Sodikov has been released from jail on July 22 after spending 36 days in pretrial detention in Dushanbe.
The researcher said that he was treated in custody well. "Conditions in the pretrial detention facility were very good: there was good food there, wardens treated me well."
Tajik President Emomali Rahmon yesterday met here with the Federal Minister of Water and Power of Pakistan, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, the President's website reports.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 05:48 am
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