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Dozens killed and thousands injured in massive explosion in Beirut

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It’s still unclear what exactly caused the explosion, centered on the city’s port area. It was earlier blamed on a fire that broke out.   According to the BBC, officials are blaming highly explosive materials stored in a warehouse for six years.   Lebanon’s Prime Minister reportedly said an investigation would focus on an estimated Read More

Tajikistan continues operating charter flights to Russia

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“Tajik air carriers will operate 14 flights per week from various cities of the Russian Federation, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, Yekaterinburg and some others,” representative of the Tajik Embassy in Moscow told Asia-Plus in an interview.   According to him, Tajikistan is ready to reopen regular air traffic with the Russian Federation.   Tickets Read More

Defense minister highly appraises combat readiness of Khorog garrison

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Wednesday (August 5) morning, the minister gave commemorative gifts to servicemen who participated in a military exercise that was conducted in the region from August 2 through August 4, Faridoun Mahmadalizoda, a spokesman for the Ministry of Defense, told Asia-Plus in an interview.   Sherali Mirzo reportedly called on commanders of military units to constantly Read More

Mild tremor jolts northern Tajikistan Wednesday afternoon

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The United States Geological Survey says the quake occurred at the depth of six kilometers some six kilometers from the Chilgazi jamoat, which is subordinate to the city of Isfara.   The tremor reportedly could be felt in neighboring Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan as well.   No damage or injured was reported.   Source: Asia Plus Read More

190 Tajik nationals returned to Dushanbe form Kazakhstan on August 4

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“On August 4, Somon Air brought 190 Tajik nationals from Almaty to Dushanbe on behalf of the government and in cooperation with the Kazakh authorities,” the Tajik Embassy in Kazakhstan says.   Recall, the Tajik Embassy in Moscow said on August 4 that Tajik air carriers will continue operating charter flights to Russia until regular Read More