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Tajikistan to create 'tourist police' after attack kills four

Tajikistan to create 'tourist police' after attack kills four

The move is a response to the attack by an armed gang on a group of seven foreign cyclists on Sunday.

Killers of tourists in Tajikistan 'pledge allegiance' in IS video

Killers of tourists in Tajikistan 'pledge allegiance' in IS video

An armed gang attacked a group of seven foreign cyclists, killing four and injuring two, on a popular biking route in the south of the impoverished ex-Soviet nation on Sunday.

Bike enthusiasts push the pedal at Ras Abu Abboud track

Bike enthusiasts push the pedal at Ras Abu Abboud track

Various types of bicycles – from mountain bikes (MTB) and racers to folding bikes and BMX – roll on the white and green-painted path from an area at Ras Abu Abboud bridge towards the Hamad International Airport.

‘No truth’ in Chelsea rumours for Juventus coach Allegri

‘No truth’ in Chelsea rumours for Juventus coach Allegri

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has again distanced himself from the Chelsea manager’s job amid claims he will replace interim boss Guus Hiddink at the end of the season.