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Ta­jik­istan plans to build the Ro­gun Dam on a trib­u­tary of Amu Darya, one of the largest rivers in Cen­tral Asia that orig­i­nates in war-torn Afghanistan and flows through the frac­tured bor­der re­gion of Ta­jik­istan and Uzbek­istan. Once com­pleted, it will be the tallest dam in the world. Fear­ing ir­ri­ga­tion short­falls, Uzbek­istan has im­posed tar­iff and travel re­stric­tions on Ta­jik­istan

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