Indeed, since the American military was evicted from Uzbekistan's Karshi-Khanabad (K2) airbase in 2005, Manas is the last affordable U.
What does K2 stand for?
K2 stands for Karshi-Khanabad (Uzbekistan)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
troops from the Karshi-Khanabad base after Washington condemned it over a violent crackdown on a protest in the town of Andizhan in May 2005.
forces had a military base at Karshi-Khanabad (K2) in Uzbekistan from 2001 to 2005, but were kicked out in light of the Andijon situation.
The US had used Karshi-Khanabad (K2) air bases in Uzbekistan for fighting against the al-Qaeda militants in neighboring Afghanistan.
One of USAFEG's first deployments after 11 September 2001 was FET 23 to the primitive base camp at Karshi-Khanabad (also known as K2) Airbase in Uzbekistan on 8 December 2001.
forces six months to leave Karshi-Khanabad, a local air base that the United States had used to support military operations in Afghanistan.
military flights into the large airbase at Karshi-Khanabad in southeast Uzbekistan, a base described as a "vital logistics hub" supporting U.
At Karshi-Khanabad Air Base, Uzbekistan (right) C-130 Hercules transports haul cargo to a host of bases to support Operation Enduring Freedom.