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The number of officially confirmed cases of covid-19 in Tajikistan reaches 6,741

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5,431 COVID-19 patients have reportedly recovered as of the evening of July 16, 2020. 48 coronavirus survivors were reportedly discharged from hospitals yesterday.   According to a MoHSPP, an official number of the coronavirus-linked deaths in the country is 56.   Some 200 people hospitalized on suspicion of contracting COVID-19 are under supervision of doctors. Read More

Central Asian nations, China launch foreign minister’s meeting mechanism

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The agreement came when the first China + Central Asia (C+C5) foreign ministers meeting was held via video link.   Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tleuberdi, Kyrgyz Foreign Minister Chingiz Aidarbekov, Tajik Foreign Minister Sirojiddin Muhriddin, Turkmen Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov, and Uzbek Foreign Read More

Tajik foreign minister receives Afghan ambassador

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During the meeting, the sides reportedly exchanged views on the current state and prospects of further expansion of bilateral cooperation between Tajikistan and Afghanistan.   They also discussed issues related to cooperation between the two countries within the framework of international and regional organizations and noted the need for further bilateral cooperation, which is consistent Read More

Trial of 21 suspected members of Muslim Brotherhood group starts in Sughd

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The Sughd regional court has begun consideration of criminal proceedings instituted against 21 local residents suspected of being members of the Muslim Brotherhood group.   “They are charged with public calls for extremist activities and public justification of extremism (Article 307 (1) of Tajikistan’s Penal Code) and organizing an extremist group (Article 307 (2) of Read More

Planning for the future in a city in the mountains of Tajikistan

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The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH), which has worked for decades across this region, understands why building resilience in urban settings such as Khorog in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) is vital. It has launched a new initiative, in partnership with national and local government authorities that incorporates these risks into the town planning Read More

China coronavirus circuit-breaker suspends international flights

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On June 4, Civil Aviation Administration of China issued a notice to adjust the previous “five-one” restriction policy on international flights. After that, more foreign airlines can resume flights to China under the “five-one” policy. At present, as China has been transformed from a high-risk country to the safest country in the world, countries are Read More

Construction of new buildings for Tajik parliament and government will start soon

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Construction of the new buildings for Tajik parliament and government will begin in Dushanbe as soon as Chinese contractors arrive, the head of the Committee for Architecture and Construction, Jamshed Ahmadzoda, told reporters in Dushanbe on July 17.   According to him, arrival of Chinese specialists have been suspended due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) Read More

Dushanbe sewerage system expected to be fully rehabilitated

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“We have resolved the water supply problem, and now by order of the Dushanbe Administration we are developing the feasibility study for rehabilitation of the city’s sewerage system,” said Ahmadzoda. “We will submit the document for consideration to the Dushanbe Administration before the end of October this year.”   According to the Asian Development Bank Read More

New charge brought against Commander Khouja

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The investigation of the charges brought against Khouja Karimov in the mid-1990s has reportedly established that Khouja Karimov was involved in a murder attempt committed in the Khuroson district of the Khatlon province in 1992s.   A statement released by the Interior Ministry press center says that a 62-year-old local resident was shot in the Read More