Clash erupts between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan border guards The clash comes against the backdrop of the Russia-Ukraine war and fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia.
Kyrgyz-Tajik border conflict death toll rises to 81
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan said on Sunday the death toll from their border conflict had risen to 81 people, as a fragile ceasefire held between two Central Asian nations for a second day and their mutual ally Russia urged a de-escalation.
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan hold talks to end border fighting
MOSCOW (AP) — The security chiefs of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan sat down for talks Saturday to stop fighting on the border between the two countries that so far has killed at least 24 people and wounded over 100.
24 killed in Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border clashes
Kyrgyzstan reported "intense battles" with Central Asian neighbor Tajikistan on Friday and said 24 people had been killed in the latest outbreak of violence to hit the former Soviet Union.
Fighting flares on disputed Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border, killing 24 people
‘Intense battles’ in the contested region is the latest outbreak of violence to hit the former Soviet Union
Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border: Almost 30 reported dead in clashes
Fighting regularly flares up in border disputes between the two Central Asian states.
Kyrgyz-Tajik ceasefire largely holds after quiet night
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan reported no major overnight incidents on Saturday, indicating that a ceasefire agreed after intense Friday fighting remained in effect, although Kyrgyz border guards said a village was briefly shelled.
Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan agree on ceasefire after deadly border conflict
Kyrgyz President Sadyr Japarov and his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rakhmon agreed to order a ceasefire and troop pullback in a meeting in Uzbekistan on Friday, the Kyrgyz president's office said, after deadly clashes between the two Russian allies.