Constitution of Tajikistan
WE, THE PEOPLE OF TAJIKISTAN,
As an inseparable part of the world community,
Realizing our debt and our responsibility to the past, present and future generations,
Understanding the necessity of ensuring the sovereignty and development of our State,
Recognizing as unshakable the freedom and rights of man,
Respecting the equality of rights and friendship of all nations and nationalities,
Seeking to build a just society,
ADOPT AND PROCLAIM THIS CONSTITUTION
Chapter 1: FOUNDATIONS OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL SYSTEM
- Article 1
The Republic of Tajikistan is a sovereign, democratic, law-governed, secular, and unitary State.
Tajikistan is a social State the policy of which is aimed at providing conditions that ensure dignified life and free human development.
"Republic of Tajikistan" and "Tajikistan" are equivalent terms.