Ministry of Information

Mr.____________(Photo) and Mr. Suleiman assisted us greatly in obtaining documentation and permission for this expedition. Tajikistan covers 55,250 square miles of which 90% lies above 10,000 feet above sea level. Glaciers in Gorno Badakhshan reach heights of more than 23,000 feet. The 5.5 million population live in the three river valleys of Ferghana, Hissar and Vakhsh.
Ministry of Information