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Tajikistan: see KhudjandKhudjand,
or Khudzhand
, city (1991 pop. 164,500), capital of Leninobod region, in Tajikistan, on the Syr Darya River at its exit from the Fergana Valley.
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Walking through Khojand's bazaar, Muhiba wanders into a few dress shops, fingering the bright white Western-style wedding dresses with half interest.
The northern town of Khojand (Leninabad) was the recruiting ground for top party cadres and is Nabiyev's power base.
Speaking in a meeting with Tajik Head of Central Library Abdul Ghaffar Mollayev in Khojand on Saturday, Iran's Cultural Attache Masoud Ahmadvand to Tajikistan cited maintenance skills, copying of manuscripts, codicology and data banks as possible areas of mutual cooperation.
The event starts on March 23 and lasts until 27 in cities of Dushanbe and Khojand.