Posts Tagged ‘West’

Kyrgyzstan tells U.S. to give up key NATO airbase

AHN News Staff Osh, Kyrgyzstan (AHN) – In what could spark the West’s concerns, Kyrgyzstan’s president-elect Almazbek Atambayev has told the United States to shut down its airbase, which has been the key supply chain for NATO forces in Afghanistan. Although the Central Asian nation receives a major share of its income from the lease […]

Israeli, Palestinian Ministers Trade Blame For Stalled Peace Process

The Media Line Staff Jerusalem, Israel David Rosenberg – Israel Industry, Trade and Labor Minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer and his Palestinian counterpart, Economic Minister Dr. Hassan Abu-Libdeh, sought to tackle a host of economic issues in a private meeting in Jerusalem on Wednesday, but the two agreed that economic cooperation couldn’t substitute for a peace agreement. […]