Obama thanks Kyrgyzstan for Manas Air Base

US President Barack Obama has
thanked his Kyrgyzstani counterpart Roza Otunbayeva for providing access to the Manas Air Base that provides crucial supply to US forces in Afghanistan.

US will consider keeping Kyrgyzstan base: Hillary

US will reconsider its military presence in Kyrgyzstan once it winds down its combat mission in Afghan in 2014, Hillary Clinton said.

US deplores violence in Kyrgyzstan

The United States said ion Wednesday it deplored the violence in Kyrgyzstan and was deeply concerned about the possible loss of life as riots flared in the capital of the Central Asian state.