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Tajikistan’s Rogun Dam Rankles Uzbekistan
July 21, 2016
Tajikistan’s Rogun Dam Rankles Uzbekistan
Dushanbe signs on an Italian company for construction, Tashkent says the project is a leftover of “Soviet megalomania.”
Tajikistan’s Rogun Dam Rankles Uzbekistan
Tajikistan: Bailouts, Depots and Bad Neighbors
February 27, 2016
Tajikistan: Bailouts, Depots and Bad Neighbors
Recommended regional reads on Dushanbe's financial troubles, quest to quash opposition, and poor neighborly relations.
Tajikistan: Bailouts, Depots and Bad Neighbors
Tajik President Says ‘Certain States’ Have ‘Evil Plans’ for Tajikistan
January 22, 2016
Tajik President Says ‘Certain States’ Have ‘Evil Plans’ for Tajikistan
By externalizing Dushanbe’s problems, Rahmon is avoiding domestic responsibility.
Tajik President Says ‘Certain States’ Have ‘Evil Plans’ for Tajikistan
CASA-1000: Finalized or Fantasy?
January 12, 2016
CASA-1000: Finalized or Fantasy?
Beyond security, there’s the simple issue of supply.
CASA-1000: Finalized or Fantasy?
Uzbekistan Still Hates the Rogun Dam Project
August 04, 2015
Uzbekistan Still Hates the Rogun Dam Project
“Uzbekistan never, and under no circumstances, will provide support to this project.”
Uzbekistan Still Hates the Rogun Dam Project
Kazakh Fisherman Shot by Uzbek Border Guards
July 02, 2015
Kazakh Fisherman Shot by Uzbek Border Guards
Meanwhile, there were similar incidents on the Kyrgyz and Tajik borders.
Kazakh Fisherman Shot by Uzbek Border Guards
Thirsty Yet? Central Asia's Coming Water Crisis
June 18, 2015
Thirsty Yet? Central Asia's Coming Water Crisis
Everyone agrees water is a growing problem in the region, but the states of Central Asia can’t agree on what to do.
Thirsty Yet? Central Asia's Coming Water Crisis
International Lenders Bet on Tajikistan
March 12, 2015
International Lenders Bet on Tajikistan
With loans from the World Bank and the ADB, Tajikistan strengthens its infrastructure.
International Lenders Bet on Tajikistan
A Timid Uzbek-Tajik Rapprochement
January 24, 2015
A Timid Uzbek-Tajik Rapprochement
An air route reopens amid border clashes and geopolitical tensions.
A Timid Uzbek-Tajik Rapprochement
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