... U.S. support, but Afghanistan’s instability, as well as its limited financial resources, remain a deterrent. Maria Chepurina, Mathieu Lemonie: “The TAPI project: Turkmenistan’s bet in pipeline geopolitics” The weakest link of the IP Gas and TAPI projects are Pakistan’s guarantees of uninterrupted supplies to India. The political and military standoff between the two countries might undermine the prospects for energy cooperation. In this sense, the idea to lay an offshore pipeline from Iran to India could ...
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... mentioned that security forces have already succeeded in securing the biggest mining field of the country. However, members of Helmand provincial council said that the volatile situation in the province could pose a major threat to the implementation of TAPI. Pakistani Defense Minister Khwaja Asif said that his country would use all its influence with the Taliban to ensure the pipeline’s security , a declaration criticized by the Afghan government, which said that it contravened earlier pledges by Pakistan ...
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