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News: Tajikistan

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Sunday, November 13th 2016, 1:13

Images from the Rogun dam in Tajikistan, which is expected to be the world's tallest when completed.
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What's life like for Tajikistan's stateless?

Tuesday, July 26th 2016, 13:13

Many former Soviet citizens in Tajikistan are considered stateless, and lack access to basic services, as Abdujalil Abdurasulov reports.
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Tajikistan's battle against beards

Thursday, January 21st 2016, 22:10

Why is Tajikistan forcing men to shave?
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Afghan conflict sparks fear in Tajikistan

Saturday, October 31st 2015, 0:34
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghan conflict sparks fear and instability in Tajikistan
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Renegade minister among Tajikistan dead

Wednesday, September 16th 2015, 21:45

Tajikistan's former deputy defence minister is among a group of rebels which the government says it killed on Wednesday.
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Tajikistan clashes leave 22 dead

Saturday, September 5th 2015, 15:40
related places: Dushanbe

Gun Battles in and around Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe leave at least 22 dead, with the government blaming a disaffected minister.
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Motives for Tajikistan violence murky

Saturday, September 5th 2015, 14:52

Motives for Tajikistan violence murky
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Tajik spy charge academic freed

Tuesday, July 22nd 2014, 21:31
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

An academic working for a British university has been freed after being held for over a month in Tajikistan on suspicion of spying.
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Call to free detained Tajik academic

Wednesday, July 2nd 2014, 1:24
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Supporters of a researcher who has been detained accused of spying in Tajikistan press the UK government to help secure his release.
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VIDEO: Dushanbe under the watchful eye of CCTV

Tuesday, January 21st 2014, 0:07
related places: Dushanbe

The poorest country in central Asia, Tajikistan, is having CCTV cameras installed in its capital Dushanbe in a project the city's traffic controllers say is designed to make the streets safer for pedestrians and drivers.
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