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Tajikistan

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

Global Voices

Bishkek-based expert Asel Murzakulova, has studied the issues along the Kyrgyz-Tajik border for several years. (Photo: Timur Toktonaliev/IWPR)
Interview
19 Sep 19
Tensions will continue until the leaders of both countries find political will to resolve the issue.
12 Aug 19
Although official figures show that the private sector is thriving, business owners tell a different story.
Prison № 3/2 in Vakhdat city of Tajikistan. (Photo: RFE/RL's Tajik service)
23 May 19
Questions asked over second outbreak of serious violence in six months.
The inside of the church yard, where the food to the poor is served. (Photo: IWPR)
11 Mar 19
Converts try to keep a low profile amid growing uncertainty about their religion’s status.
(Photo: CABAR.asia)
Project Highlight
23 Nov 18
Independent print outlets at risk of disappearing altogether.
An unregistered mosque in the Vakhsh valley which has since been closed. (Photo: IWPR Central Asia)
20 Nov 18
Hundreds of unofficial centres of worship have been forced to shut in recent years.
Parviz Tursunov, a former football player. (Photo courtesy of RFERL Tajik service)
29 Oct 18
Rights groups accuse government of a campaign of discrimination.
1 Sep 18
Efforts are underway to identify and repatriate dozens of youngsters.
Afghan refugees in Dushanbe taking sewing courses. (Photo: CABAR/IWPR)
16 Aug 18
Although people are friendly, there are few job opportunities.
2 Aug 18
Minority are recognised by the state but face discrimination from ordinary citizens.

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