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70 of 776 Tajiks repatriated from Kazakhstan diagnosed with COVID-19

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An official source with the Sughd health directorate says 92 COVID-19 patients, including those 70 citizens mostly residents of the Khatlon province, are currently undergoing medical treatment at the Sughd regional hospital. The remaining 22 COVID-19 patients are residents of the Sughd province, including to residents of city of Buston (formerly Chkalovsk) who are in Read More

53 new officially confirmed cases of coronavirus reported in Tajikistan yesterday

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4,965 COVID-19 patients have reportedly recovered as of the evening of July 7, 2020. 51 coronavirus survivors were reported discharged from hospitals yesterday.   According to a MoHSPP, an official number of the coronavirus-linked deaths remains in the country the same – 53.   Meanwhile, 221 people hospitalized on suspicion n of contracting COVID-19 are Read More

The United States formally starts withdrawal from WHO

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President Donald Trump froze U.S. funding for the WHO in April and a month later announced his intentions to drop out. He accused the organization of having a pro-China bias in its handling of the coronavirus outbreak and demanded reforms.   “We have detailed the reforms that it must make and engaged with them directly, Read More

WFP, Tajik Committee for Environmental Protection launch a climate change adaptation project

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According to the WFP Tajikistan Country Office in Dushanbe, the project will benefit over the next four years approximately 115,000 food-insecure people in rural Tajik communities.   The project, Building Climate Resilience of Communities through Capacity Strengthening and Livelihood Diversification in Mountainous Regions of Tajikistan, is reportedly intended to increase the adaptive capacities of vulnerable Read More

Law penalizing for not wearing face masks in public takes effect in Tajikistan

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The law on amendments made to the Administrative Code of the Republic of Tajikistan was published today in Jumhuriyat newspaper, the mouthpiece of the Government of Tajikistan.   Recall, Emomali Rahmon on July 4 also signed the law penalizing for distribution of ‘inaccurate’ and ‘untruthful’ information about pandemic and not wearing face masks in public Read More

Tajik deputy foreign minister bids farewell to outgoing Italian ambassador

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In the course of the online talks, the two discussed expansion of bilateral cooperation between Tajikistan and Italy after stabilization of the situation with the global coronavirus situation.   Huseinzoda and Bertozzi emphasized the importance of holding the planned bilateral event, including contacts at high and highest levels, after stabilization of the global pandemic situation, Read More