Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

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

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  1. Why Afghanistan's neighbours fear drugs influxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | BBC News

    Could increased fighting in northern Afghanistan lead to an influx of drugs transiting through Tajikistan and Central Asia to Russia and Europe? That is the worry of senior officials in the region. "The drug situation depends on Afghanistan, because all the drugs we catch come from Afghanistan," Lt Gen Rustum Nazarov, head of Tajikistan's Drug Control Agency, told me in Dushanbe.

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  2. Central Asia hit with record-breaking heatwaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Nation

    ... where temperatures reached 42 degrees Celsius in the shade on Wednesday, the highest anywhere in the country. In Tajikistan over 50 people including three Russian soldiers stationed at Russia's military base in the country drowned in mountain rivers ...

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  3. Indian PM To Visit All Five Central Asian States To Discuss Energy, DefenseRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is planning to visit all five Central Asian republics next week; the visit is expected to focus on energy cooperation but will also seek to boost India's growing military ties in the region and will include a visit to the newly built Indian military hospital in Tajikistan. The tour will take place July 6-13 , and will also include a stop in Ufa, Russia, for the summits of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and BRICS -- India is a current member of the latter and is expected to join the former as a full member at this summit.

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  4. Have Tajik IS Militants Faked Their Own 'Martyrdoms'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... photographs of dead militants online, proudly hailing them as "martyrs" in propaganda efforts. But authorities in Tajikistan suspect a 28-year-old Tajik militant who goes by the nom de guerre Abu Daoud Tochiki used social media to deliberately ...

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  5. 13:39 Resident of Dushanbe, located in Syria, asks authorities to save herRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | AkiPress

    The resident of Dushanbe, Zarina Sardorova, 33, located in Syria and having three husbands, asks Tajik authorities to save her through the social networks. According to one of the TV broadcasts of Tajikistan of June 30, the woman declared her husband and mother that she went to Turkey for a week to rest.

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  6. 11:41 European Commission funds more than 54 thousand euros for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | AkiPress

    European Commission has allocated 54, 608 euros for the funding of humanitarian aid to the victims of Tajikistan, in response to the floods and landslides happened in Khatlon region and Rasht valley in May this year, reports the EU delegation in Dushanbe. This decision was based on a detailed needs assessment, which was carried out in cooperation with government agencies responsible for responding to emergencies.

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  7. 'High Anxiety: the Moth in Boulder' Comes to Colorado, 9/21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... arts festivals. We've even joined forces with the U.S. State Department to produce Mainstage shows in Dushanbe, Tajikistan and Podgorica, Montenegro. Tickets are on sale at Fox Theatre Box Office. Call (720)-645-2467 for tickets by phone. Tickets ...

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  8. 12:46 NATO calls Tajikistan reliable partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | AkiPress

    Chairman of the Committee on Civil Dimension of Security of the Parliamentary Assembly of NATO Vitalina Canas declared that the relations with Tajikistan will be continued and strengthened with the aim of supporting stability and security in the country and region. "Tajikistan is a reliable and loyal partner of NATO.

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  9. 11:32 Tajikistan supports initiative of NATO to promotion of peace...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | AkiPress

    Tajik President Emomali Rahmon claimed that Dushanbe supports the initiative of NATO directed to development of cooperation with the countries of the region to promote peace and stability in Afghanistan on Tuesday. According to the press service of President, issues of cooperation with NATO including regional security and technical support questions of Tajikistan were discussed at the meeting.

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  10. Islamic Party Members Resign En Masse In TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Rahmatullo Faizulloev, from the southern town of Kulob, says he's quitting the Islamic Renaissance Party. "I urge all other party members to quit it, because there is no need for such a party in Tajikistan," he says.

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  11. S&P affirms EDB ratingsRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | AK&M

    ... Republic of Armenia, Republic of Belarus, Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of Kyrgyzstan and Republic of Tajikistan. The bank's clear-cut strategic objective is to assist in the regional integration, to contribute to the economic growth and ...

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  12. 13:03 About 1,000 bushes of hemp distroyed in northern TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | AkiPress

    About 1,000 bushes of wild hemp were found and scarfed by the law enforcement officers of Tajikistan on the northern part of the country, reports Ministry of Internal Affairs of Tajikistan.

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  13. 09:48 World Bank funds $10 million to improve health services in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | AkiPress

    The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank has approved additional funding-$10 million by the International Development Association for the project of improvement of health services in Tajikistan, reports World Bank Office in Dushanbe on Tuesday. The funding aims to improve the quality of basic services of primary health care in Tajikistan, particularly, the maternal and child health by piloting a method of financing of the health services in rural areas of the country.

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  14. 16:07 Dushanbe hosted festival of theatres ParastuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | AkiPress

    National festival of professional theatres "Parastu-2015" was held in Dushanbe with the participation of 15 theatres from different cities and districts of Tajikistan. Music Drama Theatre named after Nazarov in Khorog city was awarded by the Grand Pix of the national festival of professional theatres Parastu-2015, reports press service of Minister of Culture of Tajikistan.

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  15. 14:28 Arabi-Press reports about death of commander of special force of Tajikistan in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | AkiPress

    Lebanese publication Arabi-Press reported about the death of an ex-commander of the special forces of Republic of Tajikistan Gulmurod Khalimov who claimed that he joined to the movement of Islamic State last month. Along with Khalimov some leaders of the Islamic State, in particular, Abu Omar Sheshan were killed, notes publication.

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  16. The Man Who Predicted PutinBy Cathy YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... Russia, one should live a long life." Novelist, poet and essayist Vladimir Voinovich, born in 1932 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, has certainly fulfilled that precept: he has lived long enough to see the end of Stalinism and of the Khrushchev "thaw," the ...

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  17. Tajikistan's Nazarov wins men's hammer throw bronze at IAAF World Challenge RabatRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Tajikistan's three-time Asian champion Dilshod Nazarov won a bronze medal of the men's hammer throw at the 2015 IAAF World Challenge Rabat Meet, the country's National Olympic Committee said on Friday. The 33-year-old Nazarov threw 76.95 meters and placed third at the event.

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  18. Websites Blocked After New Video Shows Tajik Commander Who Defected To ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Tajik police officer Gulmurod Halimov's defection to Islamic State in April has been a major source of embarrassment to Dushanbe. Social networks including Facebook, YouTube, and Odnoklassniki are inaccessible in Tajikistan following the release of a second video showing a former commander of Tajik special police forces who has defected to the Islamic State militant group.

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  19. 16:44 Belarusian business association to visit TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | AkiPress

    The delegation of Belarusian businessmen will participate in the session of the Belarusian-Tajik Business Council and Exchange of relations of enterprises in Dushanbe on June 22, reports the Embassy of Belarus to Tajikistan.

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  20. In New ISIS Video, Tajik Police Commander Threatens BrotherRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Tajikistan's most high-profile Islamic State fighter has threatened to kill his brother back home and dismissed rumors he is a government mole on a secret mission inside the so-called caliphate. Police special forces commander Gulmurod Halimov's shock defection last month to the Islamic State caused panic in Dushanbe.

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