Cinque kayakers are reported lacking on the Balandkiik River in easterly Tajikistan. Ben Lot, Cooper Lambla, Lusterlessness Klema, Nate Klema, and Charles Queen triggered the exigency point on their Smirch pharos at roughly pointedness on Monday, September 30. (Ben Circumstances and Nate and Lusterlessness Klema were featured as Away's Adventurers of the Twelvemonth for 2011.) The GPS coordinates were 38.83227 N, 72.860240 E.On Tuesday, during a chopper saving undertake, a hunting squad observed a confused kayak with a rucksack thereon. Instantly subsequently that Read more [...]
Fivesome Kayakers reported wanting in Tajikistan deliver been constitute and evacuated. Ben Circumstances, Cooper Lambla, Lusterlessness Klema, Nate Klema, and Charles Tycoon were airlifted by eggbeater and interpreted to Tajikistan’s chapiter of Dushanbe on Thursday.Russian newsworthiness authority RIA Novosti reports that one of the kayakers in the radical suffered a crushed leg but that the foursome otc men were in healthiness. From Matted and Nate Klema's sidekick, Tom:Afterward quatern years of queasy but haunting study to piddle liaison with the fin kayakers in Tajikistan, a eggbeater Read more [...]
In Tajikistan today at 07:15 (5:15 GMT) an earthquake of magnitude 5.1. This was reported on duty Dushanbe seismic station.
According to ITAR-TASS, According to seismologists, the tremors were felt mainly in the southern and eastern regions of the country, including Badakhshan, where there are the most high-Lake in the Pamirs — Sarez.
In the capital of Tajikistan, the magnitude of the earthquake was 2 points.
According to the Tajik Committee of Emergency Situations, information about damage were reported.Read more [...]
Dozens of homes destroyed or damaged in Vanj Gorno-Badakhshan region of Tajikistan (more than 350 kilometers east of Dushanbe) as a result of the earthquake that occurred on Saturday, said the deputy chairman of the district by phone Azimjon Shamsiddinov.
According to him, from the disaster hit two highland villages - Horn and Gishkon caught in the epicenter of an underground hit. "Fully or partially destroyed several dozen rural houses in which lived about 20 thousand people," - he said.
According to him, the earthquake triggered rockfalls and debris flows that blocked the road from the administrative Read more [...]
Time: Feb. 28, 01: 01: 36.5 UTC
Depth: 33 km
Coordinates: 38.30 N 71.34 E
In Tajikistan, on Saturday night, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7, according to the duty Dushanbe seismic station.
The epicenter of the quake was located 290 km north of Dushanbe, in neighboring Afghanistan. Short tremors have been recorded in the capital, in the territory of the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region and some other localities of the country.
According to the Tajik Committee of Emergency Situations, the information about the devastation on the main console and Rescue Service have been Read more [...]
In the list of fatalities due to floods in Tajikistan for 16 people, with dozens unaccounted for. Heavy rains led to river flooding. From the mountains to the same go and sat down.
Jump Street is now worth a large labor flows turbid water knocked down. In the worst-affected town of Kulob to help local residents came to the Russian troops stationed there base. But in such filth sinking even armored vehicles.
According to preliminary estimates, to restore the destroyed bridges, washed out roads, damaged power lines - require more than one month. Meanwhile, weather forecasters predict showers Read more [...]
In Tajikistan count nashestiviya damage from locusts that have ruined crops on hundreds of thousands of hectares of farmland. Winged invasion of Tajikistan suffers every year. For months, the noise of locusts is haunted by the residents of many villages.
Basically locusts comes from Afghanistan. Previously set up special teams to destroy the pest on the border with that country. After the system agrochemical disbanded, the area covered by green pest control, began to increase.
"If earlier the locusts were distributed in 12 districts, it has now been captured about 33 districts. Distribution Read more [...]
The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.7 occurred in Tajikistan, August 3 at 16:26 time of Greenwich.
The USGS said the epicenter of the underground strike was located 60 km from Kulyab and 80 km from Dushanbe.
According to the Geophysical service of Russian Academy of Sciences, earthquake at a depth of 33 km
Information on the consequences of the earthquake have been reported.
Source: Lead Read more [...]
The earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred tonight in Tajikistan, ITAR-TASS reported.
According to the USGS, the epicenter of the earthquake was located at a distance of 90 km from the Kyrgyz city of Sulukta, 125 km from the Tajik city of Khujand, 130 km from Dushanbe and 555 km from Bishkek.
Hearth underground strike lies at a depth of 27 km
Information on the consequences of the earthquake yet.
Source: TREND Read more [...]
Tajikistan is ready to release convicted pilots November 13, 16:31 | Sergei Nikolayev
Tajikistan is ready to make concessions to Russia and release convicted for long periods of pilots. This was announced by a senior source in the government."We have made a clear signal to Moscow that we are ready to solve this problem in a constructive way, in compliance with all laws, but leaving at the forefront of allied relations with the Russian Federation", - quotes his "Komsomolskaya Pravda".After the pilots were convicted, the Federal Migration Service has suddenly become conduct inspections of Tajik Read more [...]
DUSHANBE, March 23. /Corr. ITAR-TASS Galina Gridneva/. In the East of Tajikistan this morning earthquake of a magnitude of 4.7, which covered part of the Tajik Pamirs and neighboring Afghanistan. The epicenter was located 350 kilometres South-East of Dushanbe in the area of the Hindukush mountain range. This was reported by ITAR-TASS in Dushanbe seismic stations.
Weak tremors were felt in the city of Khorog, the administrative center of Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Republic and a number of surrounding settlements. Destructions and victims, according to the Tajik Committee of emergency situations, Read more [...]
April 20,,In Tajikistan on Wednesday afternoon recorded earthquakes of a magnitude of 4.7. This was reported by the U.S. geological survey.
According to seismologists, tremors registered in 13:18 local time (12:18 GMT). The epicenter was located 81 km South-East of the Uzbek city Denau at a depth of 10 kilometers. Denau is located 80 kilometres to the West of Dushanbe, reports «Interfax».
It is also reported that the Dushanbe seismograph also registered the quake, but it takes about two hours for data processing and recording equipment.
The Committee on emergency situations of the Read more [...]
Tremors of a magnitude of 5.9 to 6.2 happened in Afghanistan in the night of Sunday, according to the USGS.
Strong tremors of the earth's crust was felt by residents of Tajikistan. The earthquake occurred at 2:08 local time (1:08 GMT). «Tremors of a magnitude of 6.2 and 6.1 happened in Afghanistan in the province of the Hindu Kush», — reads the message service. The epicenter was located 76 km to the South from the Afghan city of Faizabad, 120 km North-West Pakistani city of Chitral, 137 km South West from the Tajik city of Khorog and 256 km North-East of ottolini Kabul. Read more [...]
November 11, 2013. Over a hundred houses completely and more than 250 partially destroyed in the earthquake in Tajikistan. About this CA-News reported in the press service of the Committee of emergency situations and civil defense of the Republic.
All the destroyed buildings were in villages Karim Ismail, Rajab Ismoil, Bozorboy of Buranov and Chorsu Vahdat district (not far from Dushanbe). As a result of disaster victims are not present. The earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred on Sunday, November 10, 10:15 local time (9:15 GMT). The epicenter of the tremors was located in the village Sultanabad, Read more [...]
November 13, 2013. Hundreds of families Vahdat district of Tajikistan, in the Sunday earthquake were left homeless and in need of assistance.
Many are forced to sleep on the street for fear of aftershocks. Life is particularly hard for children and pregnant women.
Problems for the victims is the lack of housing, lack of clean water and hot food.
The situation is aggravated by cold. At night the temperature drops to 0 degrees, and in the afternoon the air is heated only up to +5...+10°.
According to official data, the earthquake of magnitude 5 most affected 12 villages of two agricultural areas Read more [...]
on 5 October. Dust storm caused the cancellation of Wednesday morning all flights departing and arriving in Dushanbe international airport (MAD), told journalists spokesman MAD.
Dust storm in the night of Wednesday covered the Central and southern Tajikistan.
«International airport „Dushanbe“ not able to take flights from Moscow, Sharjah, and Alma-ATA. All these flights landed at the airport in Khujand city (North)», — he said.
In the morning delayed the departure of flights to Yekaterinburg, Almaty and Moscow Vnukovo airport.
At the airport in Khujand also Read more [...]
On the border of Tajikistan and Afghanistan earthquake
7 November. An earthquake measuring 5.6 occurred on Monday at the border of Tajikistan and Afghanistan at 17.00 local time (16.00 GMT), told RIA Novosti on duty of the geophysical service of Russian Academy of Sciences.
The magnitude of the impulse at the epicenter of the earthquake was located 275 km South-East of Dushanbe, in Afghanistan amounted to 5.6, — said the Agency interlocutor.According to him, the capital of Tajikistan magnitude aftershocks reached 3, in Khorog (East — the administrative center of Gorno-Badakhshan Read more [...]
on may 14. The East of Tajikistan in the earthquake that occurred yesterday morning, was cut off from the centre of the country and its capital, reported the RIA Novosti press center of the Ministry of transport and communications.
«23-kilometer highway connecting the East and centre of the country, came down the avalanche that destroyed more than 150 meters of the road», — said the Agency interlocutor.
According to him, the height of the stone debris reaches four to six meters. In the epicenter of the earthquake with magnitude of 6.0 were three district Pripamirye — Read more [...]
Country is turning into a lifeless desert - is the conclusion of the Tajik Academy of Sciences, scientists in their research. For Tajikistan, the situation is equivalent to such environmental disaster.
Mass cutting of trees and reduction of pasture - these causes of desertification Tajik land called environmentalists. In a country where about 70% of the population throughout the year have problems with electricity, wood is becoming the only way to heat homes. Illegal logging does not stop tough laws, no environmental structure.
A quarter-century ago, the forest area in Tajikistan is 15 percent Read more [...]
Dozens of homes destroyed or damaged in Vanj Gorno-Badakhshan region of Tajikistan (more than 350 kilometers east of Dushanbe) as a result of the earthquake on Saturday, said in a telephone deputy district Azimdzhon Shamsiddinov.According to him, from the disaster hit two mountain villages - Horn Gishkon caught in the epicenter of an underground hit. "Fully or partially destroyed dozens of rural houses, which were home to about 20,000 people," - he said.According to him, earthquake triggered rockfalls and mudslides descent who blocked the road from the administrative center - the city Read more [...]