The query “rahmon died” jumped in search trends on September 26, 2022.
People are looking for whether Tajik President Emomali Rahmon really died.
Moreover, most of these requests come from Tajikistan.
The reason for this surge was messaged on social networks that Rahmon allegedly had a stroke.
At the same time, three news appeared on Rahmon’s Facebook page on the morning of September 27, 2022, including the fact that on September 27, Emomali Rahmon took part in the opening of a private educational institution of general secondary education “Nuriddinskaya Gymnasium” in Dushanbe.
Photos of Emomali Rahmon were also published there.
Emomali Rahmon is now 69 years old.
He has been the President of Tajikistan since 1994.
Skirmishes began on the border between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan on September 14, 2022.
On the fifth day of the conflict, the fighting stopped, and the parties accused each other of lies and disinformation.
According to recent reports, at least 100 people died during this conflict.
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan are members of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and thus are military allies.
Conflicts on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border occur regularly.
Over the past 12 years, there have been over 150 incidents.