The US - Central Asia: Why
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The presidents of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan have signed an agreement to tap Central Asia's huge gas reserves.
September 11th - The Energy Connection So where do we start? There’s two thing that are key to understanding what's going on behind this flimsy curtain.
"Is there any man, is there any woman, let me say any child here," Woodrow Wilson asked a year after the first world war ended, "that does not know that the seed of war in the modern world is industrial and commercial rivalry?" In 1919, as US citizens watched a shredded Europe scraping up its own remains, the answer may well have been no.
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By the BBC's George Arney
From the 1998 Congressional Record . Emphasis added to text.
August 28: Second embassy bomb suspect charged The US authorities charge a second man in connection with the bombing of the American embassy in Kenya.
by Bill Sardi
By William Reeve in Kandahar
Sunday, August 23, 1998 Published at 11:02 GMT 12:02 UK
President Clinton has defended his decision to order attacks against targets in Sudan and Afghanistan, but the countries concerned have reacted with anger. Speaking hours after attacks were launched in retaliation for the US embassy bombings which killed 250 people, Mr Clinton said the US was taking a stand against terror organisations who "wrap murder in the cloak of righteousness".
Unocal Quits Afghanistan Pipeline Project by Steven Levine The New York Times December 5, 1998
July - Sept. 2000 - Pakistani Intelligence Chief (ISI) Lt. General Mahmoud Ahmad reportedly instructed British born Saeed Sheikh (alias: Ahmad Umar Sheikh, Mustafa Muhammad Ahmed, ....) in Pakistan to wire $100,000 ( 7/00-9/00 ) to two Florida bank accounts held by hijacker Mohammed Atta. ( Washington Post 10-7-01 (39a) , ( Times of India 10-9-01 (30b) , ( Dawn News 10-9-01 (39c) , ( World Net Daily 1-30-02 (30d ), (Times of India 08-1-03 (39e ) Sept. 4, 2001 - ISI's Lt.
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Central Asian Oil and Gas Pipelines: Today, Central Asian Oil is transported along two routes: north through Dagestan and Chechnya to Novorossisk, and a second route west to the Georgian port of Supsa.
Central Asian History & Culture