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Tajikistan Introduction - 2004
SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Tajikistan has completed its transition from the civil war that plagued the country from 1992 to 1997. There have been no major security incidents in more than two years, although the country remains the poorest in the region. Attention by the international community in the wake of the war in Afghanistan has brought increased economic development assistance, which could create jobs and increase stability in the long term. Tajikistan is in the early stages of seeking World Trade Organization membership and has joined NATO's Partnership for Peace.
NOTE: The information regarding Tajikistan on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Tajikistan Introduction 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Tajikistan Introduction 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.