Tajikistan Newswire (Page 5)

Tajikistan Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tajikistan. (Page 5)

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  1. 10:25 28.12.15 Tajikistan, King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aids discuss cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | AkiPress

    Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Tajikistan Nizomiddin Zohidi has met last week with representatives of the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aids in Dushanbe.

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  2. Tajikistan issues protest note to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 30 By Khalid Kazimov Trend: Tajikistan's Foreign Ministry has summoned Iran's Ambassador to Dushanbe Hojjatollah Faghani to express "regret" against a recent decision by Iranian officials to invite the leader of a banned Tajik Party to attend a conference on Islamic unity in Tehran. Tajik foreign ministry expressed its concerns over the issue and described the leader of the Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan , Muhiddin Kabiri, as a "terrorist and extremist" figure, a statement released by the Tajik foreign ministry said Dec. 29. Media reports suggest that a state-backed delegation from Tajikistan also attended the International Conference of Islamic Unity in Tehran.

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  3. 16:59 25.12.15 President Emomali Rahmon becomes Leader of NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon signed a law on the founder of peace and national unity Leader of the Nation, which gives him this status on December 25, the press service of the President reported. The law will come into force after its publication in the official press.

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  4. CSTO Calls For Setting Up Broad Anti-Terrorism Coalition - Armenian LeaderRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Groong

    ... The summit also discussed the implementation of decisions to be adopted at the upcoming meeting of the CSTO in Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe and other issues, including the priorities proposed by Armenia. The CSTO is a regional security group ...

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  5. Tajikistan bans Christmas trees, gift-giving in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. DUSHANBE, Tajikistan -- The former Soviet republic of Tajikistan has banned Christmas trees and gift-giving in schools and tightened controls on ...

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  6. Azerbaijan In Need Of Crossfire - Alexander IskandaryanRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Groong

    ... by reproaching the CSTO Serzh Sargsyan was actually critical of Russia because the CSTO is Russia rather than Tajikistan or Belarus. I believe the CSTO image will remain unchanged. Armenia-Russian cooperation within the CSTO will remain unchanged as ...

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  7. Tajikistan Says No To Christmas CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | LBC 97.3

    The education ministry has issued a decree banning "the use of fireworks, festive meals, gift-giving and raising money" for New Year celebrations as well as "the installation of a Christmas tree either living or artificial" in schools and universities. The restrictions are the strongest yet imposed in the mainly-Muslim former Soviet republic in Central Asia since the collapse of the USSR in 1991 although the country has been toning down the festivities for some time.

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  8. Tajikistan bans Christmas trees, decorations in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Tajikistan has tightened restrictions on celebrations of the traditional festive season in schools in the Central Asian country, banning Christmas trees and gift-giving. A sequoia tree planted outside the foreign ministry in Dushanbe in 2013 as a symbol of independence dried up and died after a heatwave This year's restrictions are the toughest yet implemented by the former Soviet country, which has been toning down celebrations of the New Year holiday for some time, notably banning Russia's version of Father Christmas from television screens in 2013.

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  9. Criticizing The Allies: Yerevan Again Slams CSTO Members For Lack Of Support In Karabakh IssueRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Groong

    Enlarge Photo Addressing a CSTO summit in Moscow as chairman, Sargsyan said that the organization embracing Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan, should "learn lessons" from NATO member states, who unanimously supported Turkey in the wake of its November 24 shooting down of a Russian military jet near the Syrian border. "Every time the armed forces of Azerbaijan use various small arms, mortars and artillery systems against the Republic of Armenia, they also shoot at Astana, Dushanbe, Bishkek, Moscow and Minsk," the Armenian leader emphasized, citing a provision in the CSTO statutes stipulating that military aggression against one member of the pact also constitutes an attack on all members.

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  10. RFE/RL Armenia Report - 12/21/2015Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Groong

    ... significance under that fire," he warned. The remarks seemed primarily addressed to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. The three Muslim nations have traditionally warm ties with Azerbaijan. Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan signed up in 2013 to a ...

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  11. Downing Russian Jet By Turkey Does Not Foster International...Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Groong

    ... an expanded format with the participation of the Presidents of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Secretary General of the Organization and delegates of CSTO member states. As "Armenpress" was informed from the Department ...

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  12. Art news in briefRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Tehran Times

    An Iranian film week kicked off in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on Monday. The lineup of movies by Reza Mirkarimi, Manuchehr Hadi, and several other directors is scheduled to be screened during the film week, which is underway at the Iranian cultural attachA office.

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  13. Azerbaijan, Tajikistan mull accession to Saudi-let anti-terror coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Azerbaijan and Tajikistan may join the Saudi -led anti-terror coalition, Arabic newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat reports, according to APA. "Azerbaijan supports Riyadh's efforts to combat terrorism, these initiatives meeting the interests of our country.

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  14. Safiq named MVP, JDT emerge biggest winner at awards nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... the first Malaysian team to win the AFC Cup. JDT were 1-0 winners over Istiklol FC in the final in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Oct 31. Safiq also picked up the AFC Cup's MVP award. In the battle for the best young player award, Australian-born Matthew ...

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  15. Troops move points to Russian reversal in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Star Online

    Russia's efforts to re-assert its influence in ex-Soviet Central Asia and gain advantage over the United States appear to have run into problems in Tajikistan, a country previously heavily dependent on Moscow. Just two months after offering to reinforce Tajikistan's border with Afghanistan, Russia has now pulled its troops in the opposite direction, a reversal which may mean Moscow's political clout is waning along with its economic power.

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  16. 17:56 ADB to provide financial aid to Tajikistan for rehabilitation of Dushanbe-Kurgan-Tube highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | AkiPress

    The Asian Development Bank will provide financial aid to Tajikistan in rehabilitation of Dushanbe-Kurgan-Tube highway, which connects the capital of the country with the southern region of the country, said the Country Director of the Bank, C. C. Yu. According to him, the Tajik government asked the Japan International Cooperation Agency to provide financial support for a feasibility study of the project with its subsequent implementation.

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  17. 14:18 Rahmon thanks Berdymuhamedov for assistance to quake-affected peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon sent a letter expressing gratitude to President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov for the assisted aid to quake-affected people, reports the press service of the Tajik President. Rahmon noted that this support will be a great help in elimination of consequences of the recent earthquake in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region.

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  18. 09:25 All relatives of leader of Islamic Renaissance Party detained in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | AkiPress

    All relatives of the leader of the Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan, Muhiddin Kabiri, were detained in Tajikistan, reports Central Asia TV. Currently, father 95, brother, 54, sister, 60, aunt, 70, daughter-in-law, son-in-laws and nephews of Kabiri are arrested.

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  19. 'Brutality Beyond Imagination': Mother Speaks Of Daughter's Murder By Afghan MobRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... the Koran. Her mother, Hajera Bibi, left Afghanistan six months ago over concerns for her safety. Now living in Tajikistan's capital, Dushanbe, she told RFE/RL's Tajik Service about the day she learned her daughter had been killed. (RFE/RL's Tajik ...

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  20. Tajikistan: Russia's Sputnik Slashes Staff Amid License WoesRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    The plan for Russia's state media to advance its narrative across friendly former Soviet nations in Central Asia has run into trouble in Tajikistan. Rossiya Segodnya, the holding company that controls the notoriously anti-Western outlet Sputnik, has let go several of its Dushanbe staff, according to a December 15 report by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Tajik service, Radio Ozodi.

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