Relations with Tajikistan
NATO and Tajikistan actively cooperate in the fight against terrorism and have developed practical cooperation in many other areas.
- Dialogue with Tajikistan started in 1992, when the country joined the North Atlantic Cooperation Council (later renamed the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council) and practical cooperation began when it joined the Partnership for Peace in 2002.
- Objectives for cooperation are set out in an Individual Partnership and Cooperation Programme.
More background information
Tajikistan played an important role in supporting the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan through the hosting of French military aircraft at Dushanbe Airport.