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9-07-2015, 11:38

Tajik president meets representatives of Tajik diasporas in Volga Region, Ural, Siberia


Avesta.Tj | 09.07.2015 | Tajik President Emomali Rahmon met on Wednesday in the southwestern Russian city of Ufa with representatives of Tajik diasporas in Volga region, Ural and Siberia, the Tajik presidential press services said Thursday.

The meeting was attended by 150 fellow countrymen, including 60 Tajik students. Rahmon briefed theparticipants about achievements made by Tajikistan in recent years and mutually beneficial cooperation between Tajikistan and Russia.

He also informed them about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and said that Russia would increase a student quota for Tajikistan.

Tajik leader called on the participants and all Tajiks living in Russia not to succumb to ideas of extremist and terrorist organizations.