Wall Street Journal, 1 August 2012
Security operation in Tajikistan targets former rebel commender, now turned border police chief, in an attempt to rearrange who controls the drug trade in the border region, and turns into a violent clash. Details are unclear as phone, road and internet access has been blocked. An Afghan district police chief was arrested by Afghan authorities on suspicion of supporting the Tajik fighters.
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