Defence Notes

China is maintaining a secret military base in Tajikistan

22nd February 2019 - 16:54 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


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China has been running a secretive military base in Tajikistan, just 14km from the Wakhan Corridor and the border with Afghanistan, for at least the past three years. This claim was made by The Washington Post in an article published on 18 February.

The base is strategically sited in Tajik ...

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