DUSHANBE , April 13, Asia-Plus - Russia ’s Federal Drug Control Service (FSNK) will open its local office in Tajik capital, Tajik drug control chief told journalists in Dushanbe on April 13.  

According to him, a decree signed by Russian President Putin in late March allows the FSNK to have up to 50 its representatives seconded to Russian diplomatic mission abroad.  

The Russian FSNK intends to open such offices in Afghanistan , Uzbekistan and a number of other countries this year as well.  

Besides, at present the sides are considering the possibility of opening of the Tajik Drug Control Agency (DCA) in four Russian cities – Moscow , St. Petersburg , Yekaterinburg and Novosibirsk .