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Tajik Authorities Warn Faithful About Hajj Scams
August 06, 2015
Tajik Authorities Warn Faithful About Hajj Scams
Hajj will fall between September 20 and 26 this year and scammers prey on the uninformed.
Tajik Authorities Warn Faithful About Hajj Scams
How Fragile Is the Peace in Tajikistan?
June 23, 2015
How Fragile Is the Peace in Tajikistan?
As the IRPT's leader contemplates returning, the country's peace has never seemed so tenuous.
How Fragile Is the Peace in Tajikistan?
Central Asia Has 99 Problems, but Extremism in Tajikistan Isn't the Worst
June 12, 2015
Central Asia Has 99 Problems, but Extremism in Tajikistan Isn't the Worst
A recent op-ed by Ahmed Rashid flubs both the little details and the bigger picture.
Central Asia Has 99 Problems, but Extremism in Tajikistan Isn't the Worst
Did the Missing Tajik Commander Just Reappear?
May 21, 2015
Did the Missing Tajik Commander Just Reappear?
Some reports say Gulmurod Halimov has been detained in Turkey. Tajik authorities are not so sure.
Did the Missing Tajik Commander Just Reappear?
Tajik Special Police Commander Disappears
May 15, 2015
Tajik Special Police Commander Disappears
Some have speculated that Gulmurod Halimov has left the country to join ISIS. His family says that isn’t true.
Tajik Special Police Commander Disappears
Playing 'Telephone' With ISIS Central Asia Estimates
May 12, 2015
Playing 'Telephone' With ISIS Central Asia Estimates
No, there are probably not 4,000 Tajiks in Syria.
Playing 'Telephone' With ISIS Central Asia Estimates
Tajikistan Considers Ban on Arabic Names
May 09, 2015
Tajikistan Considers Ban on Arabic Names
Things could get awkward with a president whose name is derived from that of the fourth caliph, Imam Ali.
Tajikistan Considers Ban on Arabic Names
5 Countries Where Freedom of Religion is Threatened
May 01, 2015
5 Countries Where Freedom of Religion is Threatened
Every Central Asian state has serious issues with freedom of religion, US advisory body says.
5 Countries Where Freedom of Religion is Threatened
6 Myths of Muslim Radicalization in Central Asia
April 22, 2015
6 Myths of Muslim Radicalization in Central Asia
Are Western policies in the region based on a series of myths?
6 Myths of Muslim Radicalization in Central Asia
Central Asia: Can Secular Islam Survive?
April 10, 2015
Central Asia: Can Secular Islam Survive?
Uzbekistan offers insights into secular Islam within Central Asia and the legacy of Soviet influence.
Central Asia: Can Secular Islam Survive?
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