Terrorism in Tajikistan
Terrorism in Tajikistan stems largely from the forces of political opposition who opposed the comprehensive peace agreement that ended the civil war in 1997. President Emomali Rahmonov and UTO leader ...
Mahmud Khudoiberdiyev
Colonel Mahmud Khudoiberdiyev is a rebel leader in Tajikistan who, while initially an ally of Tajik President Emomali Rakhmonov, now opposes the government. He is a former member of the Central Commit...
Arcady Ruderman
Arcady Abramovich Ruderman (Belarusian: Аркадзь Абрамавіч Рудэрман, Russian: Арка́дий Абра́мович Рудерман; 7 January 1950 – 22 September 1992) was a Belarusian documentary filmmaker who was ki...
Safarali Kenjayev
Safarali Kenjayev (1942 – 30 March 1999) was a Tajikistani politician who served as the Speaker of the Supreme Soviet in Tajikistan 1991–1992, Chairman of the Tajik Parliament's committee on hum...
Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU, Uzbek: Ўзбекистон Исломий Ҳаракати/Oʻzbekiston Islomiy harakati) is a militant Islamist group formed in 1998 by the Islamic ideologue Tahir Yuldashev, and form...
Mahmadruzi Iskandarov
Mahmadruzi Iskandarov (Tajik:? ; Russian: Махмадрузи Искандаров; born 3 May 1954) is a Tajik opposition politician and the chairman of the Democratic Party of Tajikistan. Arrested in 2005, he is ...
Yaqub Salimov
Yaqub Salimov (Tajik: Яъқуб Салимов/Persian: یعقوب سلیموف‎) is a former minister of the interior of Tajikistan. In 1990 Yaqub Salimov was convicted for taking part in Dushanbe riots. When Ta...
Islamic Movement of Tajikistan
The Islamic Movement of Tajikistan is the branch of the Islamic Movement of Central Asia, a militant Islamist organization, that operates in Tajikistan. The IMCA, and by extension the IMT, is affiliat...
Akbar Turajonzoda
Hoji Akbar Turajonzoda (Tajik: Ҳоҷӣ Акбар Тураҷонзода; born 1954) is a Senator in the National Assembly of Tajikistan. He served as the Qazi Qalon, the highest Muslim authority in Tajikistan, from...
Hizb ut-Tahrir
Hizb ut-Tahrir (Arabic: حزب التحرير‎ Ḥizb at-Taḥrīr; Party of Liberation) is an international pan-Islamic political organisation. They are commonly associated with the goal of all Muslim cou...
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Meirkhaim Gavrielov
Meirkhaim Gavrielov (25 August 1927 – 9 June 1998) (Russian: Миерхаим Гавриэлов) was a Bukharan Jewish journalist murdered in Tajikistan.
Meirkhaim Gavrielov was a prominent member of the Taji...
Tajikistani detainees at Guantanamo Bay
On May 15, 2006 the United States Department of Defense acknowledged that there have been 12 Tajik detainees held in Guantanamo.The Guantanamo Bay detainment camps were opened on January 11, 2002 at t...
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Shanghai Cooperation Organization
116°28′19.50″E / 39.9545639°N 116.4720833°E / 39.9545639; 116.4720833The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation or SCO or Shanghai Pact (simplified Chinese: 上海合作组织; traditional...
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Otakhon Latifi
Otakhon Latifi (Отахон Латифи) (1936 - September 22, 1998) was a noted journalist and politician from Tajikistan.He was born in the town of Pendjikent. Under the Soviet Union, he was both Pravda and I...