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Stephen Kinzer

Off base

The US use of Kyrgyzstan as a military staging ground has caused it to turn a blind eye to conflict

A US Air Force plane takes off from Manas air base, used to supply troops, in Kyrgyzstan. A US Air Force plane takes off from Manas air base, used to supply troops, in Kyrgyzstan. (Reuters)
By Stephen Kinzer
April 13, 2010

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