Russia and Tajikistan

Putin to visit Tajikistan on June 28

Putin to visit Tajikistan on June 28

  Russian President Vladimir Putin will pay a working visit to Tajikistan on Tuesday to meet with the country's leader, Emomali Rakhmon, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Monday. "President …

Russian motor rifle troops kick off drills in Tajikistan

Russian motor rifle troops kick off drills in Tajikistan

About 1,000 motor rifle personnel of Russia’s 201st military base in Tajikistan kicked off drills at training grounds in the Central Asian country to practice defensive and offensive operations, the press office of the Central Military …

Russian and Tajik presidents hold talks

Russian and Tajik presidents hold talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, according to the Kremlin press service. During the conversation, the leaders exchanged warm New Year’s greetings …

Russia's military base in Tajikistan to receive 30 modern tanks

Russia's military base in Tajikistan to receive 30 modern tanks

The Russian military base in Tajikistan will be provided with 30 modernised tanks by the end of 2021, Russia's Central Military District said on 10 September. The batch will come as an addition to some 100 units of armored weapons, …

Russian defense chief pays working visit to Tajikistan

Russian defense chief pays working visit to Tajikistan

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has arrived in Tajikistan on a working visit on Tuesday, the Russian Defense Ministry informed. He is set to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Meeting of Defense Ministers. …

Putin and Rahmon discuss situation on Tajik-Afghan border

Putin and Rahmon discuss situation on Tajik-Afghan border

Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed the situation on the Tajik-Afghan border with his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rahmon, the Kremlin said on Monday. "[The two presidents] discussed in detail the complicated situation …

Russian economy needs migrants

Russian economy needs migrants

Russian President Vladimir Putin met in the Kremlin with the head of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon. During the meeting, the leaders of the two countries discussed the development of bilateral relations. Putin stressed that despite the …

Putin thanks Rakhmon for coming to Moscow on May 9

Putin thanks Rakhmon for coming to Moscow on May 9

Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked the head of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon for coming to Moscow to celebrate Victory Day, stressing that this is a common holiday for the peoples of the two countries. "I am very glad to see you. …