As Twitter Use Rises in Tajikistan, Who Should You Follow?

Although Twitter's popularity in Tajikistan still lags far behind that of Odnoklassniki or Facebook, the number of Tajikistani voices on the social network is rising. Nilufar Shukrikhudo observes:

Shukufa offers [ru] a list of must-follow Twitter accounts run by Tajikistani users and foreigners tweeting about Tajikistan:

  1. @onlytajikistan (unfortunately, in English only)
  2. @asodiqov (in Russian and English)
  3. @tomiristj (in Russian and English)
  4. @aioubzod (in Tajik)
  5. @jashurov (in Russian and English)
  6. @eTajikistan (in English only)
  7. @jurathehunter (in Russian)
  8. @digitaltajik (in Russian)
  9. @du15yak30 (in Russian and Tajik)
  10. @christianbleuer (in English only)

If you would like to receive regular [Tajikistan] news updates, follow @radiozodi, @asiaplustj and @avestatj.

There are another several accounts that I read regularly:

Start the conversation

Authors, please log in »


  • All comments are reviewed by a moderator. Do not submit your comment more than once or it may be identified as spam.
  • Please treat others with respect. Comments containing hate speech, obscenity, and personal attacks will not be approved.