Red quadrate (1993) 09/17/1993
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AnnotationThe situation in Tajikistan: civil unrest; The danger of the presence of Russian military border services.
Video chronicle: The military on the Russian-Tajik border moves along the river on armored vehicles.
Frontier tower, post office.
A tablet with the inscription: "The state border of the USSR is sacred and inviolable".
A helicopter in the sky gives the signal a recognition missile.
A house with a riddled roof.
On the walls are traces of hitting shells, bullets.
Wire fences along the border.
The issue of expediency of the withdrawal of Russian border services from Tajikistan is being raised.
Participants in the discussion point to the difficult situation at the border and in Tajikistan itself.
They consider the reasons that preceded it: in particular, the change of leadership, ideology and regime of government in the country, the struggle for power between the clans.
The question of the influence of Islamic fundamentalism is being raised.
Military operations on the border, shooting from a helicopter.
Muslims perform prayer.
Use of artillery, tanks, shooting from trenches.
Sirodzhidin Nasretdinov speaks about the contribution of the Russian people, which played a big role in the development of Tajikistan, during the existence of the Soviet Union.
On relations with Russians in Tajikistan.
Anatoly Adamashin stands for the presence of Russian military at the border, points to a positive dynamics of the situation in the region.
PersonnelAdamishin Anatoly - Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
Nasretdinov Sirodzhidin is the plenipotentiary representative of the Republic of Tajikistan in Moscow.
Migranyan Andranik is a political scientist.
Atovullo Dodojon - editor-in-chief of the independent newspaper "Charogi Ruz"