What’s Going On in the Mountains of Tajikistan? · Global Voices

Posted: July 29, 2012 in Confrontation, Tajikistan

 

The recent murder of a senior national security official in the mountainous Tajik region of Badakhshan has led to deadly clashes in the area between government troops and the supporters of a local strongman whom the authorities blame for the assassination. Christian Bleuer on Ghosts of Alexander offers an insightful analysis of what the conflict is about.

 

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