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  1. Belarus Detains Tajik Soccer Player Banned Because Of His Beard, Wife SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Belarusian authorities have detained a Tajik former soccer player who was prevented from playing in Tajikistan several years ago because he wore a beard, his wife has told RFE/RL. Tajikistan's soccer federation barred Parviz Tursunov, 43, from taking part in the national championship in 2011 after he refused to shorten his bushy beard.

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  2. 13:11 President of Tajikistan, Prosecutors of CIS, SCO countries discuss fight against crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon met with General Prosecutors of the CIS and Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states, who arrived in Dushanbe to attend the 28th session of the CIS Coordination Council and 16th session of the SCO General Prosecutors. The issues related to joint fight against organized and trans-boundary crime, terrorism, radicalism and extremism, world and regional security, prevention of illicit trafficking of drugs and weapon, reinforcement of the borders of Tajikistan with Afghanistan, information security and fight against cybercrime.

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  3. Ministers of SCO countries mull economic co-op in DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Today.Az

    Issues of development and deepening of regional economic cooperation were discussed in Dushanbe city at the meeting of ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states, Sputnik Tajikistan reported citing TajikTA news agency. "Representatives of India, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, as well as the SCO Secretariat took part in the meeting," the Tajik government said in a message.

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  4. 16:17 Foreign Trade Ministers of SCO countries discuss economic cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | AkiPress

    Foreign Trade Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states discussed deepening of regional economic cooperation at the meeting in Dushanbe on September 20. Representatives of India, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, SCO Secretariat attended the meeting. Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Tajikistan Nematullo Hikmatullozoda presided at the meeting.

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  5. 09:55 CIS Justice Ministers discuss cooperation at Dushanbe meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | AkiPress

    Acting Justice Minister of Kyrgyzstan Maksatbek Yesenaliev attended the 13th session of the CIS Justice Ministers Council in Dushanbe. The Justice Minister of Tajikistan presided at the 13th session, which was also attended by the Deputy Justice Minister of Armenia, First Deputy Justice Minister of Belarus, Justice Minister of Russia, Executive Secretary of the CIS Justice Ministers Council.

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  6. Tajik Officials, Activists Scuffle At OSCE Meeting In WarsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Weekday Magazine

    Video has emerged of a scuffle that broke out this week between Tajik government officials and opposition activists outside one of Europe's biggest annual human rights and democracy conferences. A member of the government delegation to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe 's Human Dimension Implementation Meeting punched and kicked at activists as they confronted officials outside the Warsaw venue during a lunch break on September 11. It appears to have started after the opposition activists handed a flyer that read "Free political prisoners" to government delegate Ayomiddin Sattorov, who used to belong to the opposition within the now-banned Islamic Renaissance Party but recently renounced those ties.

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  7. 11:07 Members of opposition, governmental delegation of Tajikistan fight at OSCE meeting in WarsawRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | AkiPress

    At the second day of the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meetings in Warsaw the fight between some members of the governmental delegation of Tajikistan and supporters of opposition took place. One of the members of the governmental delegation of Tajikistan hit opposition supporter Sulaimoni Orzu with fist into his face, the Radio Ozodi reports.

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  8. Posted On Sep 12 2018Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Saipan Tribune

    ... has come, as it leaves Saipan today to compete in the AFC U16 Women's Championship 2019 Qualifiers in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The squad is made up of Mary Joy Aniana, Christina Atalig, Nathanette Blas, Jenny... SONGSONG, Rota-The island of Rota, which ...

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  9. 16:03 Turkmenistan explains ban on transit of trucks from Tajikistan with security considerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | AkiPress

    The trucks bound to Tajikistan and stranded on Turkmen border were held for security considerations. The Turkmen authorities said in official reply to the Foreign Ministry of Tajikistan, Radio Ozodi reports.

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  10. 13:53 Dushanbe may become CIS cultural capital in 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | AkiPress

    Relevant decision will be taken at the meetings of the CIS Council of Foreign Ministers and the Council of Heads of State, which will be held on September 27 - 28 in the capital of Tajikistan, Avesta reports. The proposal to declare the city of Dushanbe in 2021 as the cultural capital of the CIS was expressed by the Tajik side at a meeting of foreign ministers in April last year in Minsk in the framework of the implementation of the interstate program "Commonwealth Cultural Capitals."

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  11. New bus routes to connect cities of Uzbekistan and TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Today.Az

    The length of the international bus route "Termez - Dushanbe" is 251 km. The total time spent on the trip will be approximately 5 hours 39 minutes.

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  12. Armenia, a new type of tourismRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | Groong

    The Armenian city of Gyumri has become a destination for many people from Central Asia. Tourism? In reality they are workers who need a passage "abroad" to obtain a reconfirmation of their visa in Russia Gyumri, the second Armenian city, has become a unique resort for travellers from Central Asian countries – Tajiks and Uzbeks who have been working in Russia.

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  13. 15:26 Mother of Tajikistan cyclist-attack suspect douses self with gasoline in protestRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | AkiPress

    The mother of a Tajik man who is suspected of carrying out a fatal attack against a group of foreign cyclists in the Central Asian country in July poured gasoline on herself outside the Dushanbe office of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe , RFE/RL's Tajik service reports. Shodmonova was protesting the participation of the leader of the banned Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan , Muhiddin Kabiri, in a human-rights conference sponsored by the OSCE.

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  14. 15:47 EBRD supports public infrastructure development in TajikistanRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2018 | AkiPress

    The population of the Tajik capital Dushanbe will benefit from short travel times and state-of-the-art transport solutions following the opening of a new modern road interchange. With a population of over 800,000, Dushanbe is the largest municipality in Tajikistan.

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  15. Vladimir Putin to visit AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Today.Az

    Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to visit Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in September and October this year, aide to Russian president Yury Ushakov told "Izvestiya". "President Vladimir Putin will pay a visit to Azerbaijan at the end of September and September 27-28, the head of state will attend a meeting of CIS leaders in Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe.

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  16. Russian president to visit Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, September 7. /ARKA/. Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan later this year, Russian daily 'Izvestia' reported quoting a presidential aide on foreign affairs Yuri Ushakov.

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  17. Mother Of Tajikistan Cyclist-Attack Suspect Douses Self With Gasoline In ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Weekday Magazine

    The mother of a Tajik man who is suspected of carrying out a fatal attack against a group of foreign cyclists in the Central Asian country in July poured gasoline on herself outside the Dushanbe office of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe . Shodmonova was protesting the participation of the leader of the banned Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan , Muhiddin Kabiri, in a human-rights conference sponsored by the OSCE.

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  18. Putin to visit Azerbaijan in late SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to visit Azerbaijan , Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in September and October this year, aide to Russian president Yury Ushakov said, according to Izvestiya. "President Vladimir Putin will pay a visit to Azerbaijan at the end of September, and on September 27-28 the head of state will attend a meeting of CIS leaders in Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe.

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  19. Even in Russia, Men Accused in Salisbury Attack Leave Few TracesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | The New York Times

    Before the authorities in Britain identified Ruslan Boshirov and Aleksandr Petrov as assassins sent by the Russian government to poison a former spy living in England, men with these names traveled several times within Europe, worked in the pharmaceutical industry and kept social media profiles. But the portraits sketched by public records and social media are very thin, and even in places where people would be expected to know them, no evidence has emerged that anyone did.

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  20. Inflation in Russia expected to reach 4.5-5% in 2019 - ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Today.Az

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon and Colonel General Xu Qiliang, Deputy Chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of China have announced at a meeting in Dushanbe the priority of bilateral cooperation in military sphere, the press service of the Tajik president stated Sept. 6, Interfax reported.

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