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Friday, June 12, 2015

Tajikistan awoke to an unpleasant surprise by the recent defection of a premier special forces police commander. Col Khalimov disappeared in April only to resurface in Syria with the Islamic State. His message to his president, “We are coming to you with slaughter, inshallah.”

Some 5,000 IS and supporters are massing along the Tajik-Afghan border; creating a new militant Islamist threat to Central Asian and Russia’s former Soviet republics.

• Tajik Jamaat Ansarullah
• Afghani Taliban
• Pakistani Taliban
• Uzbek Jundullah
• The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan
• East Turkestan Islamic Movement

Chechnya brought us Putin. What will Tajikistan-Uzbekistan-Turkmenistan bring?

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