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US suspends Kyrgyzstan troop flights at Manas

Press TV   Sat, 10 Apr 2010 06:36:16 GMT  The US has stopped all troop flights to Afghanistan from its controversial air base in Kyrgyzstan, a day after the country’s new leadership said it would close the key military base in … Continue reading

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Toppled Kyrgyz President Refuses to Quit Opposition Usurps Power in Kyrgyzstan

The ousted president Kurmanbek Bakiyev. / Archives 08/04/2010 The toppled president of Kyrgyzstan defied calls to resign Thursday after a bloody people’s uprising as the country’s new rulers announced plans for elections and the disbanding of parliament. As Russia and … Continue reading

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Opposition seizes power and dissolves parliament. Russia Wins, US Loses in Kyrgyzstan Uprising: Experts

Al Manar 08/04/2010 The fall of Kyrgyzstan’s government this week contains glints of a latent Cold War rivalry between Moscow and Washington and the Kremlin has won the latest big-power tussle, AFP quoted experts as saying Thursday. Moscow has emerged … Continue reading

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