Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region


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Gor′no-Ba•dakh•shan′ Auton′omous Re′gion

(ˈgɔr noʊ bə dɑkˈʃɑn)
n.
an autonomous region in SE Tadzhikistan. 161,000; 24,590 sq. mi. (63,700 sq. km).
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First, the inhabitants of the Pamir Knot encompassing Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region of Tajikistan, Wakhan District in Badakhshan province of Afghanistan, Kashgar in Xinjiang Autonomous Region of China, and Chitral in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa of Pakistan share a common history, culture, religion and geography.
The equipment will mainly be used for the early warning system for natural disasters in the region of Sarez Lake and to facilitate communication with the population of the settlements along the Bartang River in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region of Tajikistan.
The administration of Khatlon region said that a large territory from Shamsiddini Shokhin district to Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region was temporarily closed for security reasons.
The Panj River forms the border with Afghanistan and, by implication, the edge of the Tajikistan province, the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region.
The purpose of the project is to reduce potential tension in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region of Tajikistan through the creation of sustainable and effective network of young leaders that participate in political dialogues, social and economic development of local processes.
Fighters in the Gorno-Badakhshan autonomous region near the Afghan border are locked in a standoff with the government after President Imomali Rakhmon sent troops into the area on Tuesday to look for a former opposition warlord accused of killing a local security chief.
Special forces from the Presidential Guard, the National Security Committee, and the Interior Ministry have been tapped for the operation near the city of Khorog, the administrative center of Tajikistan's southern Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region.
The quantity of Afghan opiates crossing into Tajikistan, transiting through the mountainous Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) and entering western China remains undetermined.
5%) were reported from the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region (227.