All articles tagged "Manas"

Russia to move more warplanes to Kyrgyz military base Russia to move more warplanes to Kyrgyz military base

20 Apr, 05:51 PM 15 comments

Russia has announced its decision to increase the number of warplanes stationed in Kyrgyzstan weeks after a US military base was closed down in the ex-Soviet republic.

Tags: military bases, Manas, Kyrgyzstan, aircrafts

Kyrgyzstan sets deadline for US troops to leave Manas air base Kyrgyzstan sets deadline for US troops to leave Manas air base

15 Jun, 01:37 PM

The United States must leave Manas air base in August, a US military commander has announced.

Tags: Kyrgyzstan, Manas, US

US offers Kyrgyzstan $1 billion over Manas air base US offers Kyrgyzstan $1 billion over Manas air base

22 Jun, 12:13 PM

The Unites States is ready to pay Kyrgyzstan one billion dollars to continue using the Manas air base, a Russian daily writes, adding the payment is likely to be disguised as foreign investment from Turkey.

Tags: Kyrgyzstan, US, Manas

Manas base in Kyrgyzstan may become transit center for US operations in Afghanistan Manas base in Kyrgyzstan may become transit center for US operations in Afghanistan

23 Jun, 11:22 PM 1 comment

The United States and Kyrgyzstan have signed a deal to create a transit center for non-military goods bound for Afghanistan, at the Central Asian country's Manas airbase, an unnamed official has said.

Tags: Kyrgyzstan, Manas, Afghanistan

US and Kyrgyzstan finalize Manas air base agreement US and Kyrgyzstan finalize Manas air base agreement

7 Jul, 03:40 PM 6 comments

After months of rumors and negotiations, the Kyrgyz president has signed the agreement allowing the United States to continue to use Manas Air Base.

Tags: Manas, US, Kyrgyzstan

Russia asks for second military base in Kyrgyzstan as US gets to keep Manas Russia asks for second military base in Kyrgyzstan as US gets to keep Manas

10 Jul, 10:11 PM 4 comments

The United States' extended stay at Kyrgyz airbase Manas has prompted Russia to ask for a second airbase in the former soviet country.

Tags: Manas, US, Kyrgyzstan

US does not mind second Russian base in Kyrgyzstan - official US does not mind second Russian base in Kyrgyzstan - official

13 Jul, 10:32 PM 12 comments

Days after renewing the Manas air base lease the US reacted optimisticaly to reports that Russia is seeking to open a second military base in Kyrgyzstan.

Tags: Kyrgyzstan, US, Manas



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