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Tochikistoni Ozod (Tajik : Ҳизби «Тоҷикистони Озод», lit. 'Free Tajikistan'; Russian : Партия «Сводобный Таджикистан»; Uzbek : «Озод Тожикистон» партияси) was a political party in Tajikistan founded in 1998 and based in Uzbekistan. [1] It was designated as a terrorist organization in 2007 by the Supreme Court of Tajikistan. [2] [3]

According to the government of Tajikistan, the party is made up of anti-constitutional forces. [4] It is led by Mahmud Khudoyberdiyev. [5]

Together with three other minority parties, they petitioned the government to combat widespread repression of opposition parties. [6]

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