Anzob

Anzob

 

a mountain pass through the Gissar Range in Tadzhik SSR. It has an elevation of 3,372 m. The Tashkent-Dushanbe motor highway goes through Anzob on its way from the Iagnob valley into the Varzob valley.

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Iran also built the comically appalling Anzob tunnel, designed to link the center and north of Tajikistan.
The spokesperson for the lower house of Tajikistan's parliament Muhammadato Sultanov told reporters at the time that the $3bln agreement was signed by the two countries to complete Anzob or Istiqlol tunnel.
And, significantly, it is in Tajikistan where Iran has already been financing several transport projects including the Anzob tunnel.
Referring to the establishment of Anzob Tunnel in Tajikistan by Iran, Behbahani said that Iran will also start establishment of another tunnel (Chahar-Maghzak) in the central Asian country.
The Anzob plant produces 17,000 t/y of mercury/antimony concentrate which is supplied to plants in Kyrgyzstan.
Mahsouli noted that Iranian experts have accomplished a number of projects, including the Oma Oya Dam and Power Plant in Sri Lanka, Anzob Tunnel as well as Sangtoudeh Dam and Power Plant in Tajikistan, Sadr Power Plant in Iraq, Jandar Power Plant in Syria and Megri Power Plant in Armenia.
In April, Iran and Tajikistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to complete the strategic tunnel of Anzob in the Central Asian country.
Amongst the base metals, there are polymetallic ores being mined and processed at the northern town of Andrasman and also at Anzob, north of Dushanbe.
On Thursday, Iranian and Tajik officials in a meeting in Dushanbe underlined the necessity to complete the Anzob tunnel also known as Istiqlol (independence) project in the near future.
On Thursday, Iranian, Tajik officials in a meeting in Dushanbe underlined the necessity to complete the Anzob tunnel also known as Istiqlol (independence) project in the near future.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian, Tajik officials in a meeting in Dushanbe underlined the necessity to complete the Anzob tunnel also known as Istiqlol (independence) project in the near future.
Mashaie will on Sunday visit the Istikol Tunnel (also known as Anzob Tunnel) as well as Sangtuda 2 Hydroelectric Power Plant.