Question 3: Details of the composition of the base are not known but it is
speculated that Indian military matériel acquired from ________ might be
Question 4: The
agreement between ________ and
Tajikistan for the base was signed in 2003 and ratified in late
Question 5: Pakistan President ________, has raised his concern to the Tajik government on
the fact that Indian planes can reach Pakistan within minutes.
Question 6: The exact origins of the offer of the Farkhor base to India are
not clearly known, but the Indian Ministry of External Affairs
passed on the offer to the Ministry of Defence, headed by then
Defence Minister ________ who seized on the
Question 7: After the ________, Tajikistan
offered its bases, including Farkhor, to the United States in
its war against terror.
Question 8: India has also invested
in ________ and is a major donor to
Question 9: The agreement was signed by former Indian Prime Minister ________ and Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon during Vajpayee's visit to
that country in 2002.