Tag Archives: Kyrgyzstan

Russia and Tajikistan – New Stage in Relations

by Viktoriya Zhavoronkova Russia is more clearly determining its influence in Central Asia. After a fairly fruitful visit to Kyrgyzstan, Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to visit Tajikistan. As a result, Moscow and Bishkek reached a number of important agreements. Central Asia has always been an important geographic region attracting …

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Russia and Tajikistan Secures A 30-Year Deal on Military Base

Dushanbe: Russia won a 30-year deal on a military base in Tajikistan, but the price includes risk of placing Russian servicemen under fire if violence flares up in volatile Central Asia. Moscow and Dushanbe clinched an agreement on Friday on a Russian military base in Tajikistan, which will remain in …

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Tajikistan Will Get Gas from Iran: Aliasgar Sherdust

By Arif Qoreshi ISLAMABAD: There were threats from Uzbekistan to Tajikistan from since long over a water dispute which resulted in total blockage of gas supply to the latter last month, that forced the Tajikistan to see other options of energy to over come its difficulties, he was in close …

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Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan’s leader killed in Afghanistan.

By Arif Qoreshi: KABUL: According to International Security Assistance Force press release, a senior Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader killed during operation in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan.  The source further added, Afghan Special Unit and coalition troops conducted an operation in Shirin Tagab district, Faryab province, yesterday to detain …

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USA Denies the Reports to Attack Iran from Kyrgyzstan

MOSCOW: The U.S. ambassador in Russia Michael McFaul denied on Thursday the claim of Russian foreign ministry that US is going the use the soil of Kyrgyzstan to attack Iran. The ca news agency quoted the ambassador “ManasTransitCentercontributes to help stabilize and secureAfghanistanand will only be used for that purpose,” …

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