Nazarbayev awards Tajik President state order

Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev awarded visiting Tajik President Emomali Rahmon the order of Parasat, a state award presented to outstanding people who made a great personal contribution to the …

Tajik president to visit Azerbaijan

Tajik President Emomali Rahmon will pay an official visit to Azerbaijan, Tajik ambassador to Azerbaijan Rustam Soli said at an event held on occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Tajik Armed Forces in Baku on …

 Hookah smoking to be restricted in Tajikistan

A new tobacco law will put ban on hookah smoking in restaurants and bars in Tajikistan.  Under the new technical regulations, the front side of cigarette and hookah tobacco packs will contain the main cautionary warning. The …

Sargsyan falls asleep at CIS summit (VIDEO)

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan was caught on camera as he fell asleep at the CIS heads of states council in Sochi. According to AzVision, he fell asleep during Tajik President Emomali Rahmon's …

Russia's Sochi hosts CIS summit

Leaders of several former Soviet republics gathered in the Russian city of Sochi today for summits of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Eurasian Economic Union (EES). Russian President Vladimir Putin …

Tajik President’s helicopter kills airport chief

The head of the airport of the Tajik city of Khoro, Dildor Maksudshoev, died, escorting a helicopter with President Emomali Rahmon to Dushanbe. "When the presidential helicopter began to take off, Dildor Maksudshoev was standing …