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  • Tajikistan Razes Its Sole Synagogue

    By Lev Krichevsky

    March 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Tajikistan's government has begun demolishing the Central Asian nation's only synagogue, offering in exchange a plot of land far from where most Jewish community members live.

    The work started last month. So far, demolition crews have destroyed part of the synagogue's property,...