Mystery at Manas: Strategic Blind Spots in the Department of Defense's Fuel Contracts in Kyrgyzstan

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Representative Tierney, John F. conducted eight-month investigation exposing the troubling circumstances surrounding the Department of Defense\342\200\231s massive fuel contracts at the Manas Transit Center in Kyrgyzstan. The report finds that the Department of Defense focused primarily upon supplying fuel to support the U.S. mission in Afghanistan but did not control the political, diplomatic, and geopolitical collateral consequences of the contracts. In addition to this, the Pentagon and State
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