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Posted inCentral Asia, Eastern Europe & Russia, Regions

Tajikistan Reacts to ‘Insulting’ Comments by Russian Official

6 March 2002 DUSHANBE, 5 March (Asia-Plus)–The Tajik Foreign Ministry released a statement on 4 March in response to the comments made on 20 February by Alexander Kotenkov, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s representative to the State Duma, during a debate on the Russian draft bill on citizenship. The statement reads that “…when discussing the Russian […]