Central Asian nation's Justice Ministry says the riot broke out late on Sunday in the prison in the city of Vakhdat, 10 km east of the capital Dushanbe, as militants armed themselves with knives and killed three guards and five fellow prisoners.
Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara, charged with fraud for ordering catered meals at their official residence worth $100,000 while falsely stating there were no cooks on staff, justice ministry says.
Two decrees promulgated on Friday create almost 40,000 new public service jobs and fire 928 civil servants for alleged terrorist links. On the same day, the Interior Ministry reinstated hundreds of officers suspended for suspected terrorist links.
Some say the country's human rights standards have improved since the 2011 protests. But not everyone agrees.
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