Tag Archives: Tajikistan

Swedish-Finnish telecom aids Tajikistan censorship

Source: Eurasia Net

TeliaSonera, a telecom giant owned in part by the Swedish and Finnish governments, is again under fire for abetting an authoritarian regime.

Tajikistan launches crackdown on Internet critics

Source: tech 2

Tajikistan plans to create a volunteer-run body to monitor Internet use and reprimand those who openly criticise President Imomali Rakhmon and his government.

Russia, China propose UN General Assembly Resolution on “information security”

Source: Internet Governance Project

Last week, China, the Russian Federation, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan released a Resolution for the UN General Assembly entitled “International code of conduct for information security.”

Joint letter to UN Secretary-General on proposed cyber rules

Source: China Daily

The United Nations permanent representatives of China, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan jointly sent a letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday, requesting him to circulate the International Code of Conduct for Information Security. Drafted by the four countries, it is a formal UN document of the 66th session of the General Assembly.