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China to build Tajikistan police base near Afghan border amid Taliban concerns | Source: The New Arab

China will build a base for police in Tajikistan near the Afghan border, amid concerns from both countries about the Taliban’s ability to keep a lid on extremist groups. Tajikistan, a country of 9.5 million, has received financial assistance from both China and the United States to build and reinforce its border posts and hosts a major Russian military base.

Source: The New Arab


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