Menu
Account
Tajikistan: The Eurasian Economic Union’s Next Member?
July 19, 2016
Tajikistan: The Eurasian Economic Union’s Next Member?
Long rumored and rumored still, Dushanbe is reportedly exploring joining the EEU.
Tajikistan: The Eurasian Economic Union’s Next Member?
Tajikistan: The Iron Fist Closes
June 08, 2016
Tajikistan: The Iron Fist Closes
Even as he consolidates power, Emomali Rahmon's paranoia knows no limits.
Tajikistan: The Iron Fist Closes
Tajikistan: Remittance Values Fall
January 05, 2016
Tajikistan: Remittance Values Fall
While the value of remittances has indeed fallen, workers are not returning in droves as some feared.
Tajikistan: Remittance Values Fall
How Many Tajik ISIS Recruits Were Arrested in Turkey?
July 15, 2015
How Many Tajik ISIS Recruits Were Arrested in Turkey?
A story about 25 Tajik ISIS recruits seems to have became a story about one Tajik ISIS recruit.
How Many Tajik ISIS Recruits Were Arrested in Turkey?
Central Asia's Moment of Instability
June 28, 2015
Central Asia's Moment of Instability
A key Tajik figure announces his allegiance to the Islamic State, with some significant potential ramifications.
Central Asia's Moment of Instability
Approved: Additional World Bank Funds for Tajikistan
June 23, 2015
Approved: Additional World Bank Funds for Tajikistan
The $12 million in additional financing is for temporary employment, with no word on long term solutions.
Approved: Additional World Bank Funds for Tajikistan
Tough Times Ahead in Tajikistan
May 27, 2015
Tough Times Ahead in Tajikistan
A recent World Bank report has a grim outlook for Central Asia’s poorest state.
Tough Times Ahead in Tajikistan
Times Are Getting Tougher for Central Asian Migrant Workers in Russia
April 07, 2015
Times Are Getting Tougher for Central Asian Migrant Workers in Russia
The Russian language, history, and civics test for migrant workers is getting tougher and more politicized this summer.
Times Are Getting Tougher for Central Asian Migrant Workers in Russia
Grim News from Central Asia
March 13, 2015
Grim News from Central Asia
A string of bad news has emerged from the region.
Grim News from Central Asia
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief