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Tajik Journalist Ghurbati Goes On Trial On Charges He Calls ‘Unfounded’

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DUSHANBE — Well-known Tajik journalist Abdullo Ghurbati has gone on trial in Dushanbe on charges he and his supporters say are unfounded. The Shohmansur district court started the trial behind closed doors on September 21. Ghurbati is charged with publicly insulting an authority, minor assault of an authority, and participation in an extremist group’s activities. Read More

Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border clashes prove deadly for civilians

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Reports indicate that at least 37 civilians, including four children, are among over 100 people killed in the past week as a result of border clashes between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. The clashes, which broke out on September 14, reportedly began when Kyrgyz and Tajik border guards exchanged fire along a disputed segment of the border. With hundreds more wounded, fighting has Read More

Muhriddin Speaks About Climate Change During UN General Assembly

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Yesterday, on the sidelines of the High Level Week of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, Minister of Foreign Affairs Sirojiddin Muhriddin took part and spoke at the Ministerial Meeting of the Group of Friends on the Global Development Initiative. In his speech, Muhriddin touched upon topical issues regarding new Read More

Tajikistan and the ICRC Discuss Bilateral Cooperation

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Yesterday, on the sidelines of the High Level Week of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirojiddin Muhriddin met with the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer. The meeting focused on expanding bilateral cooperation between Tajikistan and the ICRC, already Read More