January 29, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- A Tajik court today released two Kyrgyz citizens after charges against them of human trafficking and hostage taking were dropped, RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service reports.
January 29, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- Tajik security forces say they have found a 15 meter-long underground bunker likely used by militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU).
January 23, 2007 -- Tajikistan has asked Russia to ease restrictions on migrant labor to allow one-third more Tajiks into the country than planned this year.
January 18, 2007 -- China's Sinohydro Corporation has been awarded a contract to build a large hydroelectric plant in northern Tajikistan.
Systematic efforts to control media in countries of the former Soviet Union have intensified in 2006, indicating a further erosion of civil liberties, the U.S.-based group says.
External Relations Commissioner Benita Ferrero-Waldner warns that neglecting Central Asia could drive it toward Russia and China.
January 15, 2006 -- China and Tajikistan today signed a friendship and cooperation treaty in Beijing.
A series of new laws are producing fear and confusion among illegal migrant workers in Russia.
Tajik Prosecutor-General Bobojon Bobokhonov in 2005 (RFE/RL)
January 15, 2007 -- The Tajik Supreme Court last year added 10 organizations and political groups to the country's official terror list.
January 12, 2006 -- The head of Tajikistan's drug control agency has warned that he expects drug smuggling in Central Asia to surge in 2007.
China claims "international terrorists" are infiltrating its northwest Xinjiang region, the home of China's Muslim Uyghur minority.
A glossy new magazine aims to bring the wealth of Central Asia's cultures to a wider audience in the West.