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45 Tajik students expected to be brought back from India today afternoon

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45 Tajik nationals stuck in India due to the new coronavirus pandemic are expected to be carried to Dushanbe by a special New Delhi – Dushanbe flight today at 5:00 pm, representative of the Indian Embassy in Dushanbe told Asia-Plus in an interview.   They are reportedly Tajik students that have studied in India in Read More

WHO appoints new representative to Tajikistan

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World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed Ms. Bakhtygul Karryyeva, who had previously worked at the Office of WHO Regional Director for Europe, acting head of the WHO permanent mission in Tajikistan, according to Sputnik Tajikistan.   She has replaced Ms. Galina Perfiliyeva, who has reportedly left the country in connection with the end of her Read More

GBAO governor hospitalized on suspicion of contracting COVID-19 infection

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“They have been hospitalized at the Aga Khan Medical Center, Khorog (AKMC,K),” Gholib Niyatbekov, a spokesman for the GBAO government, told Asia-Plus in an interview.   According to him, they have been tested for COVID-19 and the tests have been sent to the laboratory in Dushanbe.   “The test results have not yet come.  Physicians Read More

All defects made during construction of Dushanbe Central Mosque reportedly eliminated

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The government has endorsed the act of the state commission on commissioning of Dushanbe Central Mosque.  They have reportedly spent for construction of the mosque US$8.3 million less than it was originally planned.   By Government’s decree the Committee for Architecture and Construction under the Government of Tajikistan “will bring this facility onto its balance Read More

Tajik FM calls on his CSTO counterparts to respond adequately to the situation in Afghanistan

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Tajik minister, in particular, stressed that the current situation requires an adequate response from the CSTO member nations, including effective measures to strengthen the protection of the Organization’s southern borders.   Muhriddin reportedly also outlined priorities of cooperation of Tajikistan in the framework of the CSTO and pointed to the necessity of the fight against Read More

Virology labs open in Bokhtar and Kulob

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Director of the Khatlon Center for Sanitary and Epidemiological Supervision, Nourullo Boyakov, told Asia-Plus that the lab had opened under support of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population after obtaining a special permission.   According to him, the Bokhtar-based lab will serve 14 districts and cities in the province and it Read More

Afghan authorities release 900 more Taliban prisoners

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“There is a decision to release 900 today,” Javid Faisal, a spokesman for the National Security Council, told AFP news agency on Tuesday.  But the exact number could vary subject to legal procedures, he added.   According to Al Jazeera, the Afghan government also urged the Taliban to extend the three-day ceasefire which expired at Read More