Military

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 10:13
Despite the fact that in recent years, government funding of border troops in Tajikistan increased by several times, the country still needs help from the international community in implementation of this strategy, Deputy Chairman added.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 10:04
During the meeting the parties also exchanged views on military and political situation in the regions, where the two countries are located, as well as, the security issues.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 07:26
The Minister will take part in the sessions of Defense Ministers of countries participating in NATO-led mission in Afghanistan which will focus on issues related to development of defense potential of Euro-Atlantic Council and cyber security.
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 11:21

The United States is searching for possible sites for drone bases in Central Asia, the Los Angeles Times reported, while a Central Asia analyst recently released a report stating U.S. military training may pose a threat to regional security. Below is a roundup of these stories and some of the other top articles and news highlights from around Central Eurasia over the last week:

Top hits from Central Asia and the South Caucasus:

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 11:00
"We have instructed our Ambassador to discuss the issue with NATO officials. NATO has been offered to withdraw the troops from Afghanistan through this railway.”
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 06:56
Israeli firms in India are gearing up to deal with a phase of declining defense sales and beating the tough economic times with new strategies.
Monday, February 17, 2014 - 14:15
Such a group would surely have been attacked by border guards in Uzbekistan or Tajikistan, but apparently not by border guards in Turkmenistan.
Monday, February 17, 2014 - 14:12
If the bases are evacuated, the CIA fleet of armed Predator and Reaper drones could be moved to airfields north of Afghanistan, U.S. officials say, without naming the countries.
Friday, February 14, 2014 - 08:09
During the meeting the parties discussed military and military-technical cooperation, as well as, the current state of implementation of decisions and cooperation prospects.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 09:08
"Georgia intends to continue its contribution to ensuring the international security and therefore, two Georgian battalions serve in Afghanistan under NATO's ISAF mission," the president said.

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