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Islamic Dress as Bar to Female Education in Tajikistan
Government seems to equate headscarves with security threats posed by militant groups.
19 May 14
Tajik Women Fight Mosque Exclusion
They say their taxes are now paying clerics yet they still aren’t allowed to attend public prayer.
28 Feb 14
Tajik Opposition Figure Gets 26 Years
Convicted of corruption and sexual offences, Zayd Saidov was arrested shortly after setting up an opposition party.
8 Jan 14
Tajik-Uzbek Relations at Low Ebb
As Uzbek leader calls for respect and mutual understanding, many Tajiks believe it is time he showed some.
31 Jan 13