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October 25, 1992 | CAREY GOLDBERG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Insurgents seeking to restore Tajikistan's hard-line president to office seized power in Dushanbe on Saturday, storming the presidential palace and declaring they will not allow the Central Asian country to be ruled by Islamic fundamentalists. Although heavy fighting continued into Saturday night in the Tajik capital, the militants from the southern region of Kulyab appeared successful in their bid to reverse last month's ouster of longtime Communist leader Rakhman Nabiyev.
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October 25, 1992 | CAREY GOLDBERG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Insurgents seeking to restore Tajikistan's hard-line president to office seized power in Dushanbe on Saturday, storming the presidential palace and declaring they will not allow the Central Asian country to be ruled by Islamic fundamentalists. Although heavy fighting continued into Saturday night in the Tajik capital, the militants from the southern region of Kulyab appeared successful in their bid to reverse last month's ouster of longtime Communist leader Rakhman Nabiyev.
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February 15, 1990 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Soviet security forces battled throughout Wednesday against rioting mobs in the Central Asian city of Dushanbe in an effort to restore order there and end the country's latest, and some of its fiercest, anti-government violence.
NEWS
September 1, 1992 | From Times Wire Services
Hundreds of protesters stormed the offices of President Rakhman Nabiyev in the Central Asian republic of Tajikistan on Monday and took members of Nabiyev's staff and other officials hostage, Russian news agencies reported. The Itar-Tass news agency said the demonstrators occupied the ground floor of the presidential palace in the capital of Dushanbe.
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September 1, 1992 | From Times Wire Services
Hundreds of protesters stormed the offices of President Rakhman Nabiyev in the Central Asian republic of Tajikistan on Monday and took members of Nabiyev's staff and other officials hostage, Russian news agencies reported. The Itar-Tass news agency said the demonstrators occupied the ground floor of the presidential palace in the capital of Dushanbe.
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February 14, 1990 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two days of rioting in the Soviet Central Asian city of Dushanbe has killed at least 37 people, Soviet state television and radio reported Tuesday, as mobs stormed and ransacked the Communist Party headquarters there, looted shops and clashed repeatedly with security forces in a new explosion of ethnic violence.
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April 15, 1990 | ROBERT DVORCHAK, ASSOCIATED PRESS
Ten years ago, Eugeny Bragarnik gave up on Soviet promises of a workers' paradise to pursue the American dream. Bragarnik started out as a cab driver. He now owns a restaurant and a three-bedroom house, drives an Audi, has a son in college, jogs five miles a day on a seaside boardwalk and loves "Three's Company" reruns on cable.
NEWS
February 15, 1990 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Soviet security forces battled throughout Wednesday against rioting mobs in the Central Asian city of Dushanbe in an effort to restore order there and end the country's latest, and some of its fiercest, anti-government violence.
NEWS
February 14, 1990 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two days of rioting in the Soviet Central Asian city of Dushanbe has killed at least 37 people, Soviet state television and radio reported Tuesday, as mobs stormed and ransacked the Communist Party headquarters there, looted shops and clashed repeatedly with security forces in a new explosion of ethnic violence.
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