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JICA, AKAH provide emergency assistance to Tajik health ministry in its fight against COVID-19

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According to JICA Tajikistan, amidst the COVID-19 crisis in Tajikistan, this emergency assistance was materialized under the framework of JICA’s ongoing project, Technical Cooperation Project for Improving Maternal and Child Health Care System in Khatlon Province Phase 2 (project period: 2017 – 2021) and AKAH ongoing support to fight against COVID 19 for the country. Read More

Tajikistan reportedly intensifies and broadens war on journalists

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This week, Tajik national television broadcast a three-part series focusing on the regime’s perceived enemies. Two episodes were devoted to Muhiddin Kabiri, an exiled opposition politician who leads the banned Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan, or IRPT.   In the third, one-hour-long episode, attention turned to journalists said to be working for Prague-based outlet Akhbor. Read More

Members of organized transnational crime group get lengthy jail terms

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The Dushanbe city court this week has sentenced seven members of the organized transnational crime group to between fifteen and twenty years in prison, according to the Interior Ministry’s official website.   The ringleader Muqim Qurbonov and two other members of this group — Ruhangez Nazirov and Hikmatullo Boronov – have been sentenced to twenty Read More

UCA employees donate medicine to Khorog hospital     

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In accepting the donation from the COVID-19 Solidarity Fund, the Chief Medical Officer of the Hospital, Saidbek Davlatbekov, spoke about the “timely humanitarian support which will help us save lives,” according to the Aga Khan Development Network.   Well over 100 employees have reportedly donated one or more day’s salary to a COVID-19 Solidarity Fund Read More

Kazakhstan intends to reopen air service with Tajikistan

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Citing Kazakhstan’s transportation chief sanitary inspection Sadvakas Baigabulov, Tengrinews.kz notes that the lists of countries of the first and second categories, with which Kazakhstan resume the air service, have been extended.   Hungary, India, Germany, the Czech Republic and Malaysia have been added to the list of countries of the first category. This list had Read More