Dushanbe, Tajikistan Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. 16:49 China to provide $130 million for construction of Parliament,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | AkiPress

    China will provide a grant assistance for designing and construction of buildings of the Parliament and Government of Tajikistan in the amount of around $130 million. The preliminary agreement on the project was reached in September 2017 during state visit of President Rahmon to Beijing.

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  2. Kenya:AFC Leopards Appoint Serbian Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    Kenyan Premier League side AFC Leopards has appointed immediate former Township Rollers head coach Nikola Kavazovic as their new boss on a two year deal, replacing Argentine Rodolfo Zapata who is rumored to be headed the opposite way. The 43-year old Serb is expected in the country on November 5 and according to AFC Leopards management, he is expected to come in with his own assistant.

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  3. Meenalaap Wins Another AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | The Daily Star

    The Suborna Senjutee Tushee directed short film Meenalaap has won the Critics Award at the 8th DIDOR International Film Festival at Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Previously, the film had won the Grand Prix Award in the short film category at the 14th Eurasia International Film Festival.

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  4. Tajik dissidents attempt to challenge ruling class from PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Sherzamonov is from Khorog in eastern Tajikistan's Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region, which borders Afghanistan, and is a local opposition leader. Tensions between the Tajik government in Dushanbe and the people of Gorno-Badakhshan run high.

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  5. Tajikistan invites FBI to investigate foreign cyclists attackThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | AkiPress

    The Government of Tajikistan invited FBI to cooperate in investigation of the vehicular and knife attack on foreign cyclists in Danghara distict, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia and Press and Public Diplomacy Emilia Puma told reporters on October 24 in Dushanbe, Radio Ozodi reports. The four cyclists - an American man and woman, a Dutchman, and a Swiss man - were killed on July 29 when attackers plowed into their group on a road and then stabbed some of them.

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  6. 09:56 U.S. delegation concerned over human rights situation In TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | AkiPress

    U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia and Press and Public Diplomacy Emilia Puma in Dushanbe on October 24. AKIPRESS.COM - The United States is concerned over the situation of human rights in Tajikistan, the U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia and Press and Public Diplomacy has said, RFE/RL reports. Talking to journalists in Dushanbe on October 24, Emilia Puma said that the U.S. delegation led by her met with top Tajik officials a day earlier and "raised the issue of free press and free media" in the Central Asian country and voiced concerns over the imprisonment of defense lawyer Buzurgmehr Yorov and other people.

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  7. 10:14 Tajik government doesn't plan special operations in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | AkiPress

    The Tajik authorities do not plan any special operations in Gorno-Badakhshan, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia and Press and Public Diplomacy Emilia Puma told reporters on October 24 in Dushanbe. The Puma-led U.S. delegation and Tajik government members held the seventh Annual Bilateral Consultations in Dushanbe on October 23, Avesta reports.

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  8. 10:29 Civil unrest risk persists for Tajikistan given instability of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan will continue to be at risk of civil unrest given the instability of its eastern Pamir region, the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region , Fitch Solutions said in a report released on October 19. Reports of a government crackdown in the region heighten risks of civil unrest within Tajikistan over the coming quarters. Ethnic tensions have lingered since government forces clashed with local militants in 2012, over unsuccessful attempts to arrest local leaders wanted as criminals.

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  9. SCO: new standards and new horizonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | Daily Times

    The major interest of Pakistan in SCO is to find export markets as well as energy import markets to roll the wheels of its stagnant economy. To achieve this end, Pakistan is ready to offer transit routes to SCO members, counter terrorism expertise, tourism and cultural exchange programs As autumn is setting across the world, a new spring has been observed during the recent meeting of the second most influential tier of Shanghai Cooperation Organization ie Heads of the Governments Council of the member countries held recently in the beautiful city of Dushanbe.

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  10. 16:23 Seventeen on trial over killing of four foreign cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | AkiPress

    Bicycles are left where four tourists were killed when a car rammed into a group of foreigners on bicycles, south of the capital of Dushanbe, Tajikistan, July 29, 2018. AKIPRESS.COM - Seventeen Tajiks have gone on trial on suspicion of involvement in the killing of four foreign cyclists on a southern mountain road in late July, RFE/RL reports.

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  11. Trial Starts for Suspect in Tourist Killings in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 | Voice of America

    Bicycles are left where four tourists were killed when a car rammed into a group of foreigners on bicycles, south of the capital of Dushanbe, Tajikistan, July 29, 2018. A man who swore allegiance to the Islamic State militant group before killing four foreign cyclists in ex-Soviet Tajikistan went on trial Tuesday in a process closed to the public.

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  12. Seventeen Tajiks On Trial Over Killing Of Four Foreign CyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 | Weekday Magazine

    Seventeen Tajiks have gone on trial on suspicion of involvement in the killing of four foreign cyclists on a southern mountain road in late July. The trial started on October 23 and is being held behind closed doors inside Detention Center No.

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  13. 14:57 United States, Tajikistan to hold Annual Bilateral Consultations in DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2018 | AkiPress

    Emilia A. Puma, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia and Press and Public Diplomacy, will lead a delegation from the United States for the seventh Annual Bilateral Consultations with the government of Tajikistan on October 23, the U.S Embassy said. Joined by Charg d'Affaires Kevin Covert, the interagency delegation will discuss with their Tajik counterparts various aspects of this strategic bilateral relationship, including collaboration to combat violent extremism and drug trafficking and to promote regional connectivity and economic growth.

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  14. 11:46 Dushanbe to celebrate launch of first unit of Rogun hydropower plant, President's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan will celebrate the Day of the President of Tajikistan and launch of the first unit of the Rogun hydropower plant on November 16. The program of celebrations will include round table discussions, seminars to highlight the role of Emomali Rahmon in strengthening sovereignty of Tajikistan, his contribution into achievement of peace and accord, books of the president will be exhibited at libraries. The Rogun hydropower plant will have 6 units, the capacity of each will make 600 MW.

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  15. 10:19 OSCE supports regional course on demilitarization activities in Central AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | AkiPress

    A ten-day OSCE regional course for some 30 military and civilian experts entitled Becoming an Intelligent Customer for Safe Demilitarization Operations began on 16 October 2018 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Participants from Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan will enhance their awareness of and skills for adhering to international guidelines and best practices for the safe, effective and efficient demilitarization of conventional ammunition and explosives.

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  16. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Nov 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Reuters

    Remarks by Guy Debelle, RBA Deputy Governor, at the Finalists Announcement for Walkley Business Journalism Awards - 0200 GMT. JAKARTA - Indonesia Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting .

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  17. Putin arrives in Uzbekistan for state visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Today.Az

    ... including the previous one in late September at the summit of the Commonwealth of Independent States in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Last year, Russian-Uzbek trade grew 34% to $3.7 bln, and in January-July 2018 trade turnover exceeded the levels of the ...

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  18. Pakistan won't succumb to US pressure: QureshiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Daily Times

    Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday said that Pakistan won't be pressurised into attaining any other country's foreign policy objectives. Qureshi made the remarks at the 17th Meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of the Member States of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

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  19. News Analysis: China elevates SCO practical cooperation for common developmentRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    A six-point proposal raised by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will elevate practical cooperation of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization , so as to benefit the region's common development, analysts said. Li put forward the proposal while addressing the 17th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of the SCO member states, which was held on Friday in the Tajik capital city of Dushanbe.

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  20. Senior Iranian diplomat meets Abdullah in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Tehran Times

    Iran's deputy foreign minister on Saturday met with Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah on the sidelines of a Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. He also expressed satisfaction that cooperation between Iran and Afghanistan in the framework of five specialized committees is progressing well.

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