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Tajikistan: The Lost Meaning of National Reconciliation Day

Categories: Central Asia & Caucasus, Tajikistan, Citizen Media, Politics

June 27 is celebrated in Tajikistan as┬áNational Reconciliation Day commemorating┬áthe signing of the peace accords that put an end to the civil war [1] in the country.┬áJournalist Olga Tutubalina writes [2] [ru] in her blog that the holiday has lost its meaning: “Our ruling clique has not reconciled with its former adversaries, and there is no unity left within its own ranks”.