Friday, August 16, 2013 - 15:14
At a meeting with Tajik President Afghan delegation also discussed issues relating to the prospects of joint projects, which are very important not only in the economic development of the two countries, but also in the regional context.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 13:30
Gen. Dunford, the International Security Assistance Force commander, today released a statement where he offered his condolences to the families and friends of the seven Georgian service members who were killed yesterday in southern Afghanistan.
Monday, August 5, 2013 - 13:43
State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki addresses EU meetings with Egyptian officials, the U.S. role in peace talks between Israel and Palestine, concern about upcoming elections in Zimbabwe, violence in Tunisia, and sanctions legislation in Iran.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 09:41
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney addresses the question of suspending U.S. aid to Egypt, Edward Snowden's possible flight path, the slowness of aid being delivered to Syria, military spending in Afghanistan, and cyber security in China.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 13:04
So there are both tremendous opportunities but also still tremendous challenges that need to be undertaken. Again, I think we really want to continue to increase our cooperation in Kazakhstan on these because again, many of these international organizations are based here in Almaty, things like CAREC where a lot of this information exchange has to take place.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 10:48
As the political, economic, and security transitions in Afghanistan continue, many commentators are already recasting the story of the region in terms of a renewed "Great Game" while also forecasting diminished U.S. interest in the region. But I reject this narrative. Our engagement with, and commitment to, Central Asia and its people will continue far beyond 2014.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 10:13
The theory was that somehow the United States and China and India and Russia were in competition for influence and for strategic gain in Central Asia. Again, what we’ve tried to stress is that that’s not the case. We are not seeking to pursue opportunities in Central Asia at the expense of Russia or China or any other country. In fact we see that there are very significant opportunities for all of us and also quite important opportunities for us to work together.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 09:47
Turkmenistan has played an important role in helping to develop regional infrastructure and regional economic integration. The United States feels we’re making good progress to broaden and deepen our relations with Turkmenistan.
Monday, July 15, 2013 - 13:36
Peace and stability in Central Asia region depends on development of the situation in Afghanistan, Foreign Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) believe, the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry reported.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 13:51
There are a range of international oil companies who have expressed an interest in helping to develop the consortium that will help build the Turkemnistan-Afganistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline.