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U.S. Embassy Train Law Enforcement Officers

On May 15, Assistant Regional Security Officer (ARSO) Trey Howerton, of the U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan, congratulated 22 participants from Tajikistan’s Ministry of Internal Affairs, the State Committee on National Security, and the General Prosecutor’s Office for completing the Antiterrorism Assistance (ATA) course on “Interviewing Terrorist Suspects.”  The Interviewing Terrorist Suspects course was aimed at ...
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U.S. Ambassador to the UN Food and Agriculture Agencies to Lead Journalists on a Visit to Tajikistan

Ambassador David Lane, the U.S. Representative to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Agencies in Rome, will travel to Tajikistan from May 11-16, 2015. Together with U.S. Ambassador to Tajikistan Susan Elliott, he will visit rural communities and observe how the United States and the UN Food and Agriculture Agencies collaborate to support rural households, ...
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U.S. Funded Border Guards Training Center Opens at Halqayar

U.S. Ambassador Susan Elliott and General Rajabali Rakhmonali, Chairman of the Main Department of Border Guards under the State Committee of National Security, cut the ribbon today which officially opened the Halqayar Border Guards training center outside of Panj.  Funded by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL), the ...
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U.S. Embassy Sponsored Community Policing Workshop for Public Councils in Tajikistan

The U.S. Embassy’s Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) and the Organization for Security and Cooperation (OSCE) co-sponsored a Community Policing Round Table which inaugurated seven Public Councils in Tajikistan. U.S. Ambassador Susan Elliott, Minister of Internal Affairs Lt. General Ramazon Rahimzoda, and Acting Head of the OSCE Office in Tajikistan Sean ...
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Interagency Team Travels to Central Asia for Afghan Consultations

Recognizing the important contributions of the five Central Asian republics to broader regional stability, an interagency team will visit Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan for bilateral consultations on Afghanistan, April 20–24.  This group, led by State Department officials including Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Daniel Rosenblum and Deputy ...
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