More bases cited as new Mirage

The government is considering airbases in Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan as possible, short-term replacements for Camp Mirage in the United Arab Emirates, QMI Agency reported. An unnamed source in the Defence Department confirmed that Germany has a base in Termez, Uzbekistan, and the US has one in Manas, Kyrgyzstan, either of which could be used as a replacement for Camp Mirage.

Published: Wednesday, 10/20/2010 12:00 am EDT

The government is considering airbases in Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan as possible, short-term replacements for Camp Mirage in the United Arab Emirates, QMI Agency reported. An unnamed source in the Defence Department confirmed that Germany has a base in Termez, Uzbekistan, and the US has one in Manas, Kyrgyzstan, either of which could be used as a replacement for Camp Mirage.

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