• USD 58.94 -0.06
  • EUR 68.56 +0.64
  • BRENT 49.25

More people arrested under Vahdat Riot case in Tajikistan

Head of the Ground Troops Department of Tajikistan’s Defense Ministry, Colonel Nazar Safarov has been arrested.

According to a source from the Tajik police, Safarov was one of the assistants to General Abduhalim Nazarzoda, former Deputy Defense Minister, reportedly killed in a clash with the police.

“Safarov was aware that Nazarzoda was organizing a mutiny and was actively assisting him,” the source says.

On Sept 24, the Tajik state TV companies reported that the Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan was plotting a number of terrorist acts and was the driver of Nazarzoda’s munity. While stifling the riot, the Tajik law enforcers killed 25 and arrested 120 rebels. The police also sustained losses but the authorities do not give details.

The Supreme Court has proclaimed the Islamic Renaissance Party as a terrorist organization and has banned its activities in the country.

All news

19.07.2017

18.07.2017

17.07.2017

15.07.2017

14.07.2017

13.07.2017

12.07.2017

10.07.2017

09.07.2017

06.07.2017

04.07.2017

02.07.2017

01.07.2017

29.06.2017

28.06.2017

27.06.2017

26.06.2017

23.06.2017

21.06.2017

20.06.2017

15.06.2017

14.06.2017

11.06.2017

09.06.2017

07.06.2017

06.06.2017

Show more news
Facebook
Twitter
Socials
Information
Press «Like», to read
EurAsia Daily in Facebook
Press «Follow», to read
EurAsia Daily in VK
Thank you, don't show this to me again