ISIS Prisoners Riot at Tajikistan Prison, Leaving Dozens Dead
Monday, 20 May 2019
The Justice Ministry said the violence broke out at a prison near the capital when militants armed with knives killed three guards and several prisoners.
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Tajikistan has blamed Islamic State militants for a prison riot that killed three prison guards and 29 inmates on Sunday. Dozens of the relatives of inmates are still waiting to find out if their loved ones are among the dead. Anna Bevan reports. Tajikistan blames Islamic State for deadly prison riot 00:47
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