Reports grow that foreign workers are being forced to join Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Over 100 people died in renewed violence along the border in September 2022 as long-standing issues remain unresolved.
Journalists get lengthy sentences on charges that rights groups say are groundless.
Complex geography and domestic politics mean a solution remains elusive.
Detentions come amid a crackdown on street protests in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region.
Authorities struggle to contain anger over a citizen’s unexplained death in detention.
With authorities remaining tight-lipped, emotions run high in Tajikistan as citizens argue over the ongoing conflict.
An almost unheard job for a woman in the conservative Central Asian country.
Insecurity increases as insurgents appear energised by imminent US withdrawal.
Lengthy prison term handed to elderly man described as political persecution.