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Tajik Islamic Leader Denies Ever Meeting Bin Laden

22 January 2002 DUSHANBE, 18 January (Asia-Plus)–The chairman of the Islamic Revival Party of Tajikistan (IRPT), Said Abdullo Nuri, has denied ever meeting Osama bin Laden. Nuri hosted a press conference on 18 January at the IRPT’s office, in the Tajik capital Dushanbe, to rebuff what he described as “slanderous and provocative” statements by the […]