SCAT launches Astana-Dushanbe flights

Kazakhstan’s airline SCAT will launch a regular air service between Astana and Dushanbe on December 14, the Civil Aviation Committee of the Kazakh Ministry of Investment and Development said in a press release. Flights will be …

 At least 13 people killed in Tajik prison riot

Tajikistan's security forces have killed at least 13 inmates at a prison in the city of Khujand where a riot broke out yesterday evening, three security sources said. The city government confirmed there had been a riot, but provided …

Event dedicated to Tajik culture held in Baku

An event dedicated to Tajik culture, organized by Tajikistan’s embassy in Azerbaijan, was held in Baku on October 30. Welcoming the guests, Ambassador of Tajikistan to Azerbaijan Rustam Soli stressed the diversity …

Magnitude 5.2 quake jolts Tajikistan

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred Oct. 19 in Tajikistan, Trend reported citing the US Geological Survey (USGS). According to Pakistani media, the tremors were also felt around Islamabad. The USGS reported that the earthquake …

CSTO to hold drills in Tajikistan in October

Joint tactical exercises by the rapid reaction forces of the Collective Security Treaty Organization 'Rubezh-2018' will be held in late October at a mountainous firing range in Tajikistan, the Central Military District's press service …