28.08.02 11:15

Washington backs Ashkhabad in its plans on construction of TransAfghan gas main

The US government backs Turkmenistan in its aspiration to built trans-Afghan gas main. The coordinator on rendering assistance to Europe and Eurasia of the US State Department William Taylor stated on the eve in Ashkhabad to the correspondents.

While commenting the possible construction of gas main from Turkmenistan via Afghanistan to Pakistan, the US diplomat announced that “the most important for today is to prove that it is a commercially vital project.”According to Taylor, the US is one of the most active participant of the project of construction of TransAfghan gas main, and the US are expecting for the results of preparation of feasibility study of the project.”

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