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Alowmayn or Olowmayn (Yaghnobi Алоԝмайн or Олоԝмайн) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Ayni District, also Aini District (Ноҳияи Айнӣ, Nohiyayi Aynī), is a district in the southern part of Sughd province, Tajikistan, straddling the middle course of the Zeravshan River.
Ayni or Aini (Айнӣ) is a town and jamoat in north-west Tajikistan.
Bidev (Tajik Бидав, Yaghnobi Бидев, in local pronunciation also Бидеԝ (Bidew), Бидив) is a village in western Tajikistan.
A caliphate (خِلافة) is a state under the leadership of an Islamic steward with the title of caliph (خَليفة), a person considered a religious successor to the Islamic prophet Muhammad and a leader of the entire ummah (community).
Central Asia stretches from the Caspian Sea in the west to China in the east and from Afghanistan in the south to Russia in the north.
Chukkat (Yaghnobi Чуккат or Чукат) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Dahana or Rupif (Yaghnobi Даҳана, Рӯпиф, Қӯли Даҳана) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Dehbaland (Tajik Деҳбаланд or Деҳи Баланд, Yaghnobi Дебаланд or Деҳбаланд) is a village in northern Tajikistan.
Dehkalon (Tajik Деҳи Калон, Yaghnobi Декалон or Деҳкалон) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Dumzoy (Tajik Думзой, Yaghnobi Дүмзой) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Dushanbe (Душанбе) is the capital and largest city of Tajikistan.
Farkow (Yaghnobi Фаркоԝ) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Gissar Range (Гиссарский хребет; Қаторкӯҳи Ҳисор, Qatorköhi Hisor; Hisor tizmasi; also known as Hissar or Hisor Range) is a mountain range in Central Asia, in the western part of the Pamir-Alay system, stretching over 200 km in the general east-west direction across the territory of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
In the Russian language the word glasnost (гла́сность) has several general and specific meanings.
The Government of the United Kingdom, formally referred to as Her Majesty's Government, is the central government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Kansi (Yaghnobi Кансӣ) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Kashi (Yaghnobi Кашӣ) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Khishortob (Tajik Хишортоб, Yaghnobi Хишортоw) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Khisoki Darv or Khisoki Dawr (Yaghnobi Хисоки Дарв or Хисоки Даԝр) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Kiryonti (Yaghnobi Кирёнтӣ) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Lower Gharmen (Yaghnobi Домани Ғармен) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Marghtumayn (Marghtimayn) (Yaghnobi Марғтимайн or Марғтумайн, Мархтумайн) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Mushtif (Yaghnobi Мүштиф, Муштиф) is an abandoned village in western Tajikistan.
Navobod or Nawobod (Tajik Навобод, Yaghnobi Наԝобод or Навобод) is a village in northwestern Tajikistan.
Nomitkon (Yaghnobi Номиткон or Нӯмиткӯн) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Non-governmental organizations, nongovernmental organizations, or nongovernment organizations, commonly referred to as NGOs, are usually non-profit and sometimes international organizations independent of governments and international governmental organizations (though often funded by governments) that are active in humanitarian, educational, health care, public policy, social, human rights, environmental, and other areas to effect changes according to their objectives.
Open Society Foundations (OSF), formerly the Open Society Institute, is an international grantmaking network founded by business magnate George Soros.
Overgrazing occurs when plants are exposed to intensive grazing for extended periods of time, or without sufficient recovery periods.
Padipast (Yaghnobi Падипаст) is a village in western Tajikistan.
The Pamir National Park (also known as Pamersky, Pamirsky or Tajik National Park) is a national park and nature reserve in eastern Tajikistan.
Perestroika (a) was a political movement for reformation within the Communist Party of the Soviet Union during the 1980s until 1991 and is widely associated with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and his glasnost (meaning "openness") policy reform.
Piskon (Yaghnobi: Пискон, پسکان) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Pitip (Yaghnobi Питип) is an abbandoned village in western Tajikistan.
Population transfer or resettlement is the movement of a large group of people from one region to another, often a form of forced migration imposed by state policy or international authority and most frequently on the basis of ethnicity or religion but also due to economic development.
Pulla Rowut (Yaghnobi Пулла Роԝут or Пулла Роԝт) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Pushoytamen (Yaghnobi Пушойтамен) is an abbandoned village in western Tajikistan.
Qul (Yaghnobi Қӯл) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Quli Worsowut (Yaghnobi Қӯли Ԝорсоԝут) is an abandoned village in western Tajikistan.
Russia (rɐˈsʲijə), officially the Russian Federation (p), is a country in Eurasia. At, Russia is the largest country in the world by area, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, and the ninth most populous, with over 144 million people as of December 2017, excluding Crimea. About 77% of the population live in the western, European part of the country. Russia's capital Moscow is one of the largest cities in the world; other major cities include Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Extending across the entirety of Northern Asia and much of Eastern Europe, Russia spans eleven time zones and incorporates a wide range of environments and landforms. From northwest to southeast, Russia shares land borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland (both with Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea. It shares maritime borders with Japan by the Sea of Okhotsk and the U.S. state of Alaska across the Bering Strait. The East Slavs emerged as a recognizable group in Europe between the 3rd and 8th centuries AD. Founded and ruled by a Varangian warrior elite and their descendants, the medieval state of Rus arose in the 9th century. In 988 it adopted Orthodox Christianity from the Byzantine Empire, beginning the synthesis of Byzantine and Slavic cultures that defined Russian culture for the next millennium. Rus' ultimately disintegrated into a number of smaller states; most of the Rus' lands were overrun by the Mongol invasion and became tributaries of the nomadic Golden Horde in the 13th century. The Grand Duchy of Moscow gradually reunified the surrounding Russian principalities, achieved independence from the Golden Horde. By the 18th century, the nation had greatly expanded through conquest, annexation, and exploration to become the Russian Empire, which was the third largest empire in history, stretching from Poland on the west to Alaska on the east. Following the Russian Revolution, the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic became the largest and leading constituent of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the world's first constitutionally socialist state. The Soviet Union played a decisive role in the Allied victory in World War II, and emerged as a recognized superpower and rival to the United States during the Cold War. The Soviet era saw some of the most significant technological achievements of the 20th century, including the world's first human-made satellite and the launching of the first humans in space. By the end of 1990, the Soviet Union had the world's second largest economy, largest standing military in the world and the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Following the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, twelve independent republics emerged from the USSR: Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the Baltic states regained independence: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania; the Russian SFSR reconstituted itself as the Russian Federation and is recognized as the continuing legal personality and a successor of the Soviet Union. It is governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. The Russian economy ranks as the twelfth largest by nominal GDP and sixth largest by purchasing power parity in 2015. Russia's extensive mineral and energy resources are the largest such reserves in the world, making it one of the leading producers of oil and natural gas globally. The country is one of the five recognized nuclear weapons states and possesses the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Russia is a great power as well as a regional power and has been characterised as a potential superpower. It is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and an active global partner of ASEAN, as well as a member of the G20, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the Council of Europe, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and the World Trade Organization (WTO), as well as being the leading member of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and one of the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), along with Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS; Росси́йская акаде́мия нау́к (РАН) Rossíiskaya akadémiya naúk) consists of the national academy of Russia; a network of scientific research institutes from across the Russian Federation; and additional scientific and social units such as libraries, publishing units, and hospitals.
Shakhsara (Yaghnobi Шахсара, Шахсара) is an abandoned village in western Tajikistan.
Showeta (Showweta) (Yaghnobi Шоԝета or Шоԝԝета) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Simich (Yaghnobi Симич) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Sogdia or Sogdiana was an ancient Iranian civilization that at different times included territory located in present-day Tajikistan and Uzbekistan such as: Samarkand, Bukhara, Khujand, Panjikent and Shahrisabz.
The Sogdian language was an Eastern Iranian language spoken in the Central Asian region of Sogdia, located in modern-day Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan (capital: Samarkand; other chief cities: Panjakent, Fergana, Khujand, and Bukhara), as well as some Sogdian immigrant communities in ancient China.
Sokan (Yaghnobi Сокан) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Sughd Region (Viloyati Sughd; "Sogdia Province") is one of the four administrative divisions and one of the three provinces (вилоятҳо, viloyatho) that make up Tajikistan.
Tag-i Chanor or Rowut (Tajik Таги Чанор, Yaghnobi Роԝут, Роԝт or Таги Чанор, Таги Чинор) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Tagob (Yaghnobi Тагоб) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Tajik or Tajiki (Tajik: забо́ни тоҷикӣ́, zaboni tojikī), also called Tajiki Persian (Tajik: форси́и тоҷикӣ́, forsii tojikī), is the variety of Persian spoken in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Tajikistan (or; Тоҷикистон), officially the Republic of Tajikistan (Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон, Jumhuriyi Tojikiston), is a mountainous, landlocked country in Central Asia with an estimated population of million people as of, and an area of.
The Tajikistani Civil War (Ҷанги шаҳрвандии Тоҷикистон, Jangi şahrvandi‘i Tojikiston/Çangi şahrvandiji Toçikiston); also known as the Tajik Civil War or the War in Tajikistan, began in May 1992 when regional groups from the Garm and Gorno-Badakhshan regions of Tajikistan rose up against the government of President Rahmon Nabiyev, which was dominated by people from the Khujand and Kulyab regions.
Upper Gharmen (Yaghnobi Сари Ғармен) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Waghinzoy (Yaghnobi Ԝағинзой, Вагинзой) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Witikhon (Yaghnobi Ԝитихон) is a village in western Tajikistan.
Worsowut or Worsowt (Tajik Ворсовд, Yaghnobi Ԝорсоԝут or Ԝорсоԝт) is a village in western Tajikistan.
The Yaghnob River (Yaghnob Darya) is a river in Ayni District of Sughd Region, Tajikistan.
The Yaghnobi language is a living Eastern Iranian language (the other living members being Pashto, Ossetic and the Pamir languages).
The Yaghnobi people (Yaghnobi: yaγnōbī́t; яғнобиҳо, yağnobiho/jaƣnoʙiho) are an ethnic minority in Tajikistan.
The Zarafshan Range (Зеравшанский хребет, Zeravšanskij hrebet; Зарафшон; Zarafshon; also Zeravshan or Zarafshon; from Persian زرافشان Zar-afshān, meaning "the sprayer of gold") is a mountain range in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, part of the Pamir-Alay mountains.