TAJIKISTAN with the Tajik Outlaws...War & Peace...the Rise of the Kool Kids December 2nd 2017 TAJIKISTAN with the Tajik Outlaws Part 6...War & Peace...the Rise of the Kool Kids.
Through the Akbaital Pass at 4,655 metres...the highest point of the trip...long descent to the village of Kara Kul 3,914 metres...spectacular landscapes on our left...the Chinese border with razor wire fencing on our right.
A Tajik military post opposite our homestay...cross the road at your peril made clear to ... read more
Asia » Tajikistan » Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province The Tajik people came under Russian rule in the 1860s and 1870s, but Russia's hold on Central Asia weakened following the Revolution of 1917. Bolshevik control of the area was fiercely contested and not fully reestablished until 1925. Tajikistan beca... ... read more