Kerry begins 'Stans tour in Kyrgyzstan

US Secretary of State John Kerry (C) is greeted upon his arrival at Manas International Airport in Bishkek on October 31, 2015US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Kyrgyzstan on Saturday to kick off a tour of five of the “‘Stans,” the former Soviet republics of Central Asia. Over four days, at official events in Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan, Kerry will seek to reassure them they have not been abandoned.

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