Though the U.S. military was in Kyrgyzstan from 2001 onward, as Washington’s NATO ally Germany was in Uzbekistan and France in Tajikistan.

Moscow: We will not tolerate U.S. military presence in Central Asia. Poland. Estonia. Latvia. Lithuania. Finland. Sweden. Ukraine. Moldova. Bulgaria. Romania. The Czech Republic. Hungary. Albania. Serbia/Kosovo. Bosnia. Croatia. Montenegro. Macedonia. Georgia. Azerbaijan. Mongolia.

No – never!

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Russia does not accept US military presence in Central Asia — senior diplomat

At talks with US Under Secretary of State Victoria Nuland on Tuesday, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov pointed to the unacceptability of a US military presence in Central Asia.

He told TASS that Afghanistan had been discussed at a meeting with Victoria Nuland. “We emphasized the unacceptability of a US military presence in Central Asian countries in any form whatever,” Ryabkov said.

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The Wall Street Journal said earlier referring to its sources that Russia and the US had allegedly discussed the possibility of the US military using Russian bases in Central Asia.