U.S. base in Central Asia threatened

Submitted by Webmaster on Tue, 05/06/2007 - 12:46

 By BAGILA BUKHARBAYEVA, Associated Press WriterSat Jun 2, 7:18 AM ET When Defense Secretary Robert Gates visits next week, he’ll find pressure from Russia and China, as well as some Kyrgyz officials, to close this Central Asian outpost of American military might.The Manas Air Base was set up to support U.S. operations in nearby Afghanistan, but [...]



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