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Women’s role in COVID-19 response in Kyrgyzstan

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This is part of a six-month project of AKF and UCA, funded by Global Affairs Canada, Foundations for Health and Empowerment, and Advancing Gender Equality and Civil Society.   The selected participants are winners of an online competition among women-led and gender equality-focused CSOs, who developed best ideas for improving local health infrastructure to meet Read More

Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan mutually open borders

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Uzbekistan and Kyrg.zstan lifted restrictions on the entry and exit of vehicles and citizens on September 1, says Uzbekistan’s Republican Commission on COVID-19 Response.   The restrictions have been lifted with some conditions.  “Cross-border travel without having to undergo mandatory quarantine amid the coronavirus pandemic will be allowed for citizens whose stay in Kyrgyzstan does Read More

Pentagon warns that China may want more bases in Tajikistan

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Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China 2020 says Beijing is “seeking to establish a more robust overseas logistics and basing infrastructure to allow the PLA to project and sustain military power at greater distances.”   Tajikistan is listed as one of 12 countries the PLA “has likely considered.” “The PRC has Read More

Tajik ruling party nominates incumbent president as candidate for president

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More than 1,000 delegates reportedly participated in the congress and they unanimously voted for nomination of the incumbent President Emomali Rahmon as candidate for president.   Earlier, the League of Youth of Tajikistan and the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Tajikistan had formally announced their nomination of Emomali Rahmon, who is the longest-serving leader Read More

Over 300 Tajik nationals stranded in Kazakhstan returned home

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According to IOM Mission in Tajikistan, the new group of Tajik migrants arrived home today, September 3.   The movement was reportedly coordinated by the Government of Tajikistan with the cooperation of the Governments of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan and facilitated by the IOM missions in the three countries. This transportation was financed by the Kingdom Read More

Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan mutually open borders

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
Uzbekistan and Kyrg.zstan lifted restrictions on the entry and exit of vehicles and citizens on September 1, says Uzbekistan’s Republican Commission on COVID-19 Response.   The restrictions have been lifted with some conditions.  “Cross-border travel without having to undergo mandatory quarantine amid the coronavirus pandemic will be allowed for citizens whose stay in Kyrgyzstan does Read More