Meiji differences exist between the two countries caused the problem in Afghanistan is no longer the U.S. military bases in Central Asia
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government spokesman said Sunday in Kyrgyzstan, close U.S. air base in Manas guitar is the “final decision.” Ji Fang said, close that the two parties divided on the issue in Afghanistan.
“decisions have been made,” the Government of Kyrgyzstan do not Akzo spokesman Ai economic Nazarbayev said Ahmadinejad, “the U.S. Embassy and Jilin Foreign Ministry is to exchange views, but there is no discussion about retention base. “
guitar earlier this week, President Kurmanbek Bakiyev announced the closure of the Manas base. However, the two sides since Jigme different position on this statement, there are different voices within the guitar.
guitar government’s decision on the closure of the Manas base to be approved by Parliament, but this is considered only a formality, because the guitar Parliament to support the president’s political party control. Parliament will vote on the matter next week.
Kat’s decision on the new U.S. president Barack Obama is a serious challenge, he is planning to send more troops to Afghanistan to fight the Taliban and the “base” organizational strength. The United States while also strengthening the transport line leading to the supply in Afghanistan.
Manas base in Central Asia at this stage the only U.S. military base, about 1.5 million people per month and 500 tons of cargo through it and out of Afghanistan, the NATO forces in Afghanistan to provide essential supplies.
not for the money
5, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said: “We want to further discuss with the guitar side, but we will be a very effective ways to continue, regardless of the result of the Government to consider how the guitar. “
NATO said it was concerned that Russia may affect the government’s decision to guitar. But Russia denied its financial assistance and the government shut down the Manas base guitar to have any contact.
an unnamed U.S. Defense Department official told the Associated Press reporter on the 5th, the United States is also working with parties on the use of the Manas base guitar start negotiations, while the focus of controversy in the money: either the United States agree to a substantial increase in the cost of using the base; or yield to Russian pressure on Kyrgyzstan to close the base.
However, when asked whether the United States on the issue at the Manas base, higher asking price, the guitar Prime Minister Igor Ivanov Erqiu season, said: “We have not received any proposal.” He said, the government would like to close the Manas base in Afghanistan because the United States on the issue of differences.
car loud (Xinhua News Agency for the newspaper feature articles) supplies the battlefield in Afghanistan worrying ▲ 2 6, in northwest Pakistan Khyber region, lifting crane was destroyed in the attack truck. According to one official said a suicide bomber detonated a car in a car packed with explosives, killing six people were injured. The explosion occurred is located in the NATO-led international security force in Afghanistan through Pakistan’s supplies online. Xinhua News Agency/Agence France – Backgrounder Manas base in 2001 when the U.S. launched the war in Afghanistan to establish bases in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, as the Afghan people and goods entering and leaving the transfer station. Wu closed in 2005 after a U.S. military base, making the Manas base has become the only American in the vicinity of military installations. In addition to economic and social problems, the guitar off the issue also involves the U.S. military base in the United States and Russia’s strategic game.
U.S. rush to “another way” Manas base is facing closure, the United States is seeking to open up in other Central Asian countries, transport corridors.
Xi’an U.S. Ambassador to Tajikistan Tracey Jacobson 6, said tower side has agreed to the U.S. and NATO to use its airspace to transport non-military forces in Afghanistan. Jacobson told the Reuters reporter that day, “Tajikistan is ready to allow the President to confirm the tower by the side of NATO airspace to transport non-military supplies in Afghanistan.” She said that U.S. President Barack Obama made the decision to send more troops to Afghanistan after the utmost necessary.
Associated Press quoted a U.S. official as saying the United States hopes to reach an agreement this spring with the black side, the railway through the territory of Wu transported to Afghanistan, “non-combat” supply.
U.S. officials also pointed out that, in addition to Uzbekistan or other Central Asian countries to open up shipping lanes, the United States there is another potential choice: from the United Arab Emirates to build a new air transport routes. But will face a huge logistical problem. (According to the Xinhua News Agency Xinhua)