News Agency HARAKAT - 29 March 2010

  • 17:19Tajikistan does not count Uzbekistan's opinion in construction of Rogun HPS (Hydro Power Station), does Uzbekistan step back?

    The secretary of the Security Chamber of Tajikistan Amirkul Azimov recently carried out open conference named "Collective Security System in Central Asia: Goals till 2015" and talked about importance the constraction of the Rogun HPS for their country, that they have to finish the construction, and also mentioned that it would not bring harm to anyone. Uzbekistan's council in Tajikistan Shokosim Shoislamov who participated in conference said that Uzbekistan's position is not against the const...

  • 03:11One more show-picket or Street Dusting event in Termez city

    By the order of the government, the submissive students went out for the rally to demand a stop the activity at the Aluminum Factory in Tursunzoda city in Tajikistan on 25 of March as we informed earlier. The students must not be offended as we call them submissive. Because without the authorities’ order they wouldn’t do anything, even if the nation was in danger. By the order of the state they would even go against their own relatives. It is known, in 1989 when “Birlik” organized several mee...

  • 01:48Our fellow countryman, who was arrested in Russia, requested a help

    Dilfuza Normativa, resident of village Amirabad, Angara district of Ferghana Valley, addressed to Human Rights Society of Uzbekistan Ezgulik (Sincerety) with the statement regarding her husband`s detainment by Russian local law enforcement from the train while he was returning on March 4th this year. According to the Human Rights society Ezgulik, Abdudzhabbar Nurmatov, born in 1967, up to this day is in custody in one of the detention facility of the Orenburg city. The criminal proceedings ...

26 March 2010
  • 02:34The first rally in Uzbekistan within 20 years: demand is - to stop the activity of the Aluminum factory in Tajikistan.

    Today, 1200 people held a protest demonstration at the new building of the Termez state University. From the information distributed by the Information Service of Uzbekistan Ecologic Movement, the participants demanded a stop to the activity at the Tajik Aluminum Factory, located in Tursunzoda city. As participants declared, the environmental harm brought by the factory seriously affects the Uzbek people who are living close to the neighboring country. Popular Movement “Birlik” held its las...

  • 00:40Fighting against corruption, Samarkand tax inspector Akbar Islamov was sentenced for 2 years

    As we reported previously, Senior State Inspector of Taxes Akbar Islamov was taken into custody in the area of Pastdargom of the Samarkand region for the detection of criminal loops in the regional scale, supposedly through false accusations. The intrepid inspector was accused of slander, bribery and forgery. In court, prosecutor demanded 13 years of imprisonment. Samarkand regional court on criminal cases in the case of Akbar Islamov passed the sentence: for the episode of forgery and d...

24 March 2010
  • 16:36Tajik oficials protest Uzbek policy

    Yesterday Tajik Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed their displeasure at the fact that the Uzbek side is illegally keeping the transit goods belonging to the Tajik side. The note of protest handed to the Ambassador of Uzbekistan in Tajikistan, Shoislom Shokosimov, says that more than 1000 units of cars loaded with equipment, fuel and lubricants are kept in different railway stations in Uzbekistan. Tajikistan demanded the release of their goods being held since the beginning of February this...

16 March 2010
  • 23:42Ruthless murder in Kashkadarya: law enforcement agencies at a height

    A few days ago in the area of Kashkadarya district of Kasbi was the brutal murder of a security officer of transport company "Kasbi 88". In the evening of 8 March at about 23:00, was stabbed one of the guards of this company Ruzukul Rakhimov. It is alleged that the killing was a criminal deed of the group led by Eshdavlat Tursunov who is the first Deputy Chief of DIA (Department of the Internal Affairs). This group previously characterized as criminal, which was involved to trans-shipment of...

  • 00:16Uzbek refugees are everywhere, also in Turkey

    Because of the current regime in Uzbekistan, the number of leaving the country is increasing. Today, you can see our fellow citizens not only in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Ukraine or Russia, but also in Turkey. In Turkey, as we mentioned above, you'll see not only the Uzbek restaurants began to appear and refugees also. According to information received from our local correspondent, 26 year old guy N.A. contacted the Department of the Chief Commissariat of the United Nations in Ankara, in ord...

10 March 2010
  • 03:34The meeting of Asian Development Bank will be held on May 1-4 in Tashkent. Will "Birlik" be able to use this?

    On February 16 President of Uzbekistan Islam Karim met with the President of the Asian Development Bank Haruhiko Kuroda. Official reports about Mr. Kuroda’s visit did not contain any details. But we suggested that he had some goals, he definitely held some negotiations and there were certain decisions made. We have also predicted that this information we will get from the Russian media, and not from the Uzbek. Actually, as it became known, the main goal of Haruhiko Kuroda’s visit to Uzbekis...

04 March 2010
  • 17:06Did Barack Obama change his mind on Russia and the Muslim World?

    During numerous pre-election appearances and presidential campaign speeches, Barack Obama outreached to Russia and the Muslim World. Shortly after the inauguration, he announced a "new era" in U.S. foreign relations with Russia and the Islamic World, suggesting new policies would be a new way forward, based on mutual interest and mutual respect. According to Obama, who had sometime spoken openly sometimes by hinting, the Unites States is going to reduce of interest in issues like human right...