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Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan: Shake Down, Shake Up

Categories: Central Asia & Caucasus, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Development, Economics & Business, Youth

Patrick Frost tells [1]that the Tajikistan government tries to impose a voluntary tax on its citizens to raise $10 million dollars to finance the Rogun project, while the Kyrgyz government has given a compensation payment to 72 children, who were accidentally infected with the AIDS in hospitals.