Politico reports that the United States is in talks to use military facilities in countries neighbouring Afghanistan for counter-terrorism operations
“A trio of top military leaders have briefed lawmakers behind closed doors on discussions being held with the governments of Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and other countries”, – Politico reported, citing a number of US senators.
According to Russian Senator Alexei Pushkov, the United States does not intend to work on the mistakes in the situation that has developed in Afghanistan after the withdrawal of American troops.
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