China denies it is taking over Afghan military site that was US base

//China denies it is taking over Afghan military site that was US base

China denies it is taking over Afghan military site that was US base

China has denied suggestions that it is set to take over an Afghan military airfield that was the United States’ largest base in the troubled country.Beijing was not in talks with the Taliban to transfer the right to use Bagram Airfield for operational needs, contrary to media reports, foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said on Tuesday.“What I can tell everyone is that that is a piece of purely false information,” Wang said.Nikki Haley, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, had…

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