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Tajikistan to repatriate its citizens from Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Belarus

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Tajikistan’s privately owned air carrier Somon Air will operate the Dushanbe-Almaty-Dushanbe flight.   Persons concerned can apply for registration for this flight to Tajikistan’s diplomatic mission and consulates in Kazakhstan.   Recall, Somon Air will operate the Dushanbe-Minsk-Dushanbe flight on July 10 to bring back Tajik nationals stranded in that country due to the coronavirus Read More

Kazakhstan re-imposes lockdown regime to stem coronavirus surge

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Kazakhstan has reportedly reinstituted a lockdown regime, to last two weeks, in response to a sharp uptick in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases.   The Prime Minister’s office said on July 2 that the restrictions on movement, which will come into effect on July 5, could be extended and made harsher if the epidemiological Read More

AKL supports development of pre-primary education for all children in GBAO

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According to the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), the Early Childhood Development program (ECD) at AKL currently enrolls over 80 children of ages 3 to 5 years, in a half-day program. It reportedly focuses on best (researched) practices to nurture a caring and stimulating environment for children of pre-primary age, including supporting the use of Read More

Rapist of a young girl tries to pay the injured party off

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Recall, the Social-Democratic Party of Tajikistan (SDPT) leader, Rahmatillo Zoyirov, wrote about this incident on his Facebook page on June 17. SDPT leader noted in his open letter to the Interior Ministry and the Prosecutor-General’s Office that the 12-year-old girl from the Somon jamoat was raped by her 42-year-old neighbor last year.   “The 42-year-old Read More

WHO mission arrives in ‘coronavirus-free’ Turkmenistan after months of delays

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According to Radio Liberty’s Turkmen Service, Catherine Smallwood, the mission’s leader, said her group will work with Turkmen authorities on aspects of COVID-19 preparedness and response, namely coordination and control systems at the national level, epidemiology and surveillance, laboratory services, patient management, infection prevention and control, and risk communication.   The mission, which arrived late Read More

Tajik, Japanese foreign ministers have telephone talk to discuss cooperation

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At the beginning of the conversation, Tajik Foreign Minister offered deep condolences to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan over deadly floods and landslides in southern Japan, according to the Tajik MFA information department.   In the course of the telephone talk, the two reportedly discussed the state and prospects of further expansion of Read More

Separate prison for prisoners convicted of terrorism-related crimes expected to be commissioned in Tajikistan soon

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According to him, all prisoners serving their jail sentences in Dushanbe-based Penitentiary Institution No 1 will be transferred to that cell-type jail.   Recall, Umarov noted at the Penitentiary Forum in Dushanbe on November 20, 2019 that Tajik authorities have developed a project to build a cell-type jail for prisoners convicted of terrorism-related crimes.   Read More

Fire breaks out at Tajikistan’s largest shopping mall in Dushanbe

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The fire was extinguished but the whole building of the mall was smoky.   A source at the Interior Ministry says an area of 12 square meters on the third floor, where an art gallery is located, was enveloped in the fire.   According to him, five fire crews were involved in extinguishing the fire Read More