Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tajikistan. (Page 6)

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  1. 14:37 OSCE Office supports charity event for children with disabilities in TajikistanRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | AkiPress

    To mark International Children's Day on 1 June 2016, the OSCE Office in Tajikistan supported charity events for children with disabilities in Dushanbe and the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region , said the OSCE in press release...

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  2. Tajikistan Jails Leaders Of Banned Islamic PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Tajikistan has sentenced two leaders of the banned Islamic Renaissance Party to life imprisonment while several others have received lengthy prison terms. A court in Dushanbe on June 2 delivered life sentences to the deputy party heads Saidumar Husaini and Muhammad Hayit.

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  3. 11:45 OSCE role in Tajikistan to be reviewed in DushanbeRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | AkiPress

    The 10th Task Force Meeting on the OSCE's role in Tajikistan is scheduled for the next week in Dushanbe, reported the OSCE Office in Tajikistan...

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  4. 09:19 OSCE-organized training for Afghan border police officers and Tajik border troops concludedRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | AkiPress

    Two training courses - a four-week course organized by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan for 19 Afghan border police officers on patrolling and leadership, and a three-week joint operational planning course for ten Tajik border troops and ten Afghan border police officers - concluded today in Dushanbe...

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  5. Booters' new campaign starts todayRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh will be looking forward to producing a good performance irrespective of the outcome in the first-leg play-off of the Asian Cup Qualifiers against Tajikistan at the Republican Central Stadium in Dushanbe, Tajikistan today. It was a nightmare for the men in red and green when the two sides met six months ago in Dushanbe amid freezing conditions and rainfall.

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  6. Taliban storm Afghan court, kill five, after vowing revenge for executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... wounded four policemen in the relatively peaceful northern province of Balkh, officials there said. Meanwhile, Tajikistan has boosted troop numbers on its frontier with Afghanistan, the border guard service said on Wednesday, due to security threats ...

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  7. In crisis-hit Tajikistan, a personality cult blossoms Dushanbe...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Along the road passing through an impoverished district of ex-Soviet Tajikistan near the capital Dushanbe, strongman President Emomali Rakhmon's presence is ubiquitous. Propaganda posters flank the highway in Gissar, one showing the 63-year-old autocrat -- emboldened by constitutional changes passed in a May referendum -- in a pensive mood, crouched in a field of red poppies.

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  8. Dureza vows to "continue with the gains and build on" Bangsamoro peace processRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | MindaNews

    ... Cooperation (OIC). Then OIC Secretary General Prof. Ekemelddin Ihsanoglu initiated on May 18, 2010 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan a meeting between MNLF founding chair Nur Misuari and MILF chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim that eventually led to the creation of ...

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  9. 14:47 Russia continues supporting Tajikistan's Drug Control AgencyRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | AkiPress

    Ambassador of Russia Igor Lyakin-Frolov at the meeting with Director of the Drug Control Agency Sherkhon Salimzoda in Dushanbe said his country will continue providing assistance to the Agency, reported the National News Agency...

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  10. 11:17 Over 50 pupils poisoned in Tajikistan after treatment of school from fliesRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | AkiPress

    More than 50 pupils in Shamsiddin Shokhin district (formerly known as Shuroabad, located 250 km south-east of Dushanbe) got poisoned after school treatment from flies, according to the Tajik language service of the RFE/RL...

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  11. Nigeria: A Tale of Two Nigerian CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... cities in 230 countries, Lagos was ranked number 20 while Abuja was jointly ranked number 19 alongside Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Twenty of the 33 worst cities are in Africa. Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, was ranked 33 while Bangui in the Central African ...

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  12. 10:42 Poverty in Tajikistan has its own peculiarities - " World BankRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | AkiPress

    In April 2015, Tajikistan introduced a new approach to assessing and measuring poverty that is based on international best-practices and which relies on the quarterly Household Budget Survey, said the World Bank office in Dushanbe in press release...

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  13. 10:24 President Rahmon's daughter becomes senatorRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | AkiPress

    The council of people's deputies of Dushanbe on Sunday has elected the daughter of the head of state Ozoda Rahmon, the head of the executive office of the President of Tajikistan, as a member of the upper house of the Parliament, the mayor's press service reported...

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  14. Daughter Of Tajikistan's President Elected To Upper Chamber Of ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Tajikistan's Khovar news agency reports that Ozoda Rahmon, the daughter of President Emomali Rahmon, has been elected as a senator in the country's upper chamber of parliament. The 38-year-old Rahmon, who is the mother of five children, has been serving as President Rahmon's chief of staff since January 27. Her election to the Majlisi Milli came on May 29 during a joint session of councils of deputies from Dushanbe and its districts.

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  15. 'Forget 5-0, only remember 1-1'Read the original story

    May 28, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh national football team's head coach Lodewijk de Kruif wants his charges to forget the 5-0 drubbing at the hands of Tajikistan in a World Cup qualifier last year, instead the Dutchman wants them to remember the 1-1 draw against the same opposition in the home fixture earlier that year. The Bangladesh team will leave for Dushanbe today to face their Tajik counterparts for the first leg of a two-legged tie, as the two sides look for a second-round berth in the Asian Cup qualifiers.

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  16. Armenia, Tajikistan to buy Iran's AvgasRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Groong

    Mehr News Agency, Iran May 27 2016 Armenia, Tajikistan to buy Iran's Avgas TEHRAN, May 27 – Iran has launched a new round of talks with Tajikistan and Armenia for signing of short-term agreements on the export of aviation gasoline to these countries. Last year, the volume of Iranian exports of gasoline and aviation fuels met with a five-fold increase from 3,000 tons to 15,000 tons.

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  17. U of I Students Receive U.S. Government AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... from Quincy, Illinois will intensify his current Persian language skills by living and studying in in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, for eight weeks this summer. Each of the students plan to take their experience and apply it to their sought after degrees in ...

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  18. 16:13 Tajik President urges youth to refrain from negative phenomena of modern worldRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon speaking at the meeting of the Council for Youth Affairs in Dushanbe has called on the participants to refrain from the negative phenomena of the modern world including joining the terrorist and extremist organizations, reported the press service of the President...

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  19. 14:20 About 374 kg of drugs burned in DushanbeRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | AkiPress

    About 374 kg of drugs have been burned in the anti-drug agency furnace in Dushanbe, reported the press service of the Drug Control Agency of Tajikistan...

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  20. Cults of personalities proliferate in Central AsiaRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Thursday June 17, 2004 file photo, Tajikistan's President Emomali Rakhmon, left, and Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev listen to Afghan President Hamid Karzai during a press conference after the Uzbekistan security summit in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Rakhmon's title looks almost certainly to have been copied from Kazakhstan, where President Nursultan Nazarbayev was elevated to Leader of the Nation in 2010.

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