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Coronavirus in Tajikistan: No new COVID-19 cases being detected

4 months ago Web Desk 0
The Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population (MoHSPP) claims that no new coronavirus-linked deaths and no new cured COVID-19 patients were reported in Tajikistan yesterday.   As of the evening of January 13, 2021, the official number of people infected with the coronavirus remains unchanged in Tajikistan – 13,308.   Thus, no Read More

Tajik parliament speaker meets with Russian ambassador to discuss inter-parliamentary cooperation

4 months ago Web Desk 0
In the course of the talks, the two discussed issues related to expansion of inter-parliamentary cooperation between Tajikistan and Russia, Muhammadato Sultonov, a spokesman for the Majlisi Namoyandagon, told Asia-Plus in an interview.   Zokirzoda reportedly noted that “personal friendship and a high level of confidence, which have evolved between the leaders of the two Read More

Tajik authorities regularly block access to a wide spectrum of internet news and social media, says HRW report

4 months ago Web Desk 0
According to the report, Tajikistan’s dire human rights situation worsened further in 2019. Authorities reportedly continued a crackdown on government critics, jailing opposition activists, journalists, and even social media users perceived to be disloyal for lengthy prison terms.   The report notes that prison conditions are abysmal, with regular reports of torture.   Authorities reportedly Read More

OXFAM and the Aga Khan Foundation establish 5 ECD centers in Khatlon, Tajikistan

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According to the Aga Khan development Network (AKDN), AKF entered into a partnership with OXFAM Tajikistan to extend ECD centers into the Khatlon province and implemented the project entitled “Care Work and Empowerment: Creating the Conditions for Equal Opportunities in Rural Areas of Tajikistan”, Phase II.   The main objective of the project is to Read More