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IsDB reinvests funds, saved during implementation of projects, in the fight against COVID-19 in Tajikistan

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IsDB Board of Directors reportedly adopted such a decision, and after that, the two sides signed an agreement on making changes to a financial agreement between the Government of Tajikistan and the Islamic Development Bank, which was endorsed by Tajikistan’s lower chamber (Majlisi Namoyandagon) of parliament last week.   “Due to savings made during the Read More

Rahmon sign law penalizing for distribution of ‘inaccurate’ and ‘untruthful’ information about pandemic

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Recall, Tajikistan’s upper house (Majlisi Millii) of parliament on June 26 voted to second amendments made to the Administrative Code which would subject journalists and others who distribute “inaccurate” and “untruthful” information about the COVID-19 pandemic through the press or social networks to fines.   The amendments were previously approved in the legislature’s lower house, Read More

International organization helps repatriate more than 770 Tajik nationals stranded in Kazakhstan

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM), an intergovernmental organization that provides services and advice concerning migration to governments and migrants, once again has supported the voluntary return home of 776 Tajik nationals stranded at the Kazak-Uzbek border for eleven days due to restrictions imposed in the wake of novel coronavirus (COVID-19).   IOM, UNICEF and Read More

Tajikistan to repatriate its citizens from Belarus

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The Dushanbe-Minsk-Dushanbe flight will be operated by Tajikistan’s privately owned air carrier Somon Air.   Persons concerned can apply for registration to Tajikistan’s diplomatic missions in Belarus and Ukraine.   Nationals of foreign countries staying in Tajikistan could travel by this flight to Minsk, the Tajik MFA information department noted.   As it had been Read More

AKAH provides assistance to hospital in Khorog

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The assistance included ten water heaters, five refrigerators, ten air conditioners, three electric ovens, fifteen, electric kettles, 424 mattresses, heavy blankets and beddings as well as 75 summer blankets.   Recall, AKAH Tajikistan on July 1 presented medical and emergency response items to the local governments of Khatlon and Sughd provinces to aid ongoing COVID-19 Read More

Man on trial for rape of 3-year-old girl

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The deputy head of the Dushanbe city court, Asomiddin Bobokhonzoda, says the trial is being held behind closed doors.   According to him, Ziyoyev was arrested last month after he was accused of raping a three-year-old girl in Dushanbe.   Ziyoyev is charged with sexual violence against a person known to be under 14 years Read More

Afghan president’s top aide dies of COVID-19

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Mohammad Yousuf Ghazanfar is the most senior Afghan official known to have died from the disease caused by the coronavirus.   TOLONews says Mohammad Yousuf Ghazanfar passed away in a hospital in Turkey on Friday (July 3) night.   President Ghani in a statement sent his condolences over Ghazanfar’s death.   Ghazanfar had reportedly endorsed Read More