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Complete details about Turkmenistan in Asia with capital city Ashgabat

Country NameTurkmenistan (Türkmenostan)
Country CodeTKM
Capital CityAshgabat
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1991
Population4459000
Surface Area488100.0
Life Expectancy60.9 years
GNP4397.0 (old 2000.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Kazakh     (2.0%)
Russian     (6.7%)
Turkmenian [official]     (76.7%)
Uzbek     (9.2%)

Major Cities

Ashgabat, Ahal     (population 540600)
Chärjew, Lebap     (population 189200)
Dashhowuz, Dashhowuz     (population 141800)
Mary, Mary     (population 101000)

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From @GaelicBot on Thu Mar 30 04:43:29 EDT 2017 YOU CAN'T WALK TO TURKMENISTAN
From @HKhaang on Thu Mar 30 04:43:10 EDT 2017 RT @inthemoodfortw: Baking churek Turkmen bread in a tandyr clay oven, Karakum Desert, Turkmenistan © owadan https://t.co/5hIZG3u4xQ https:?
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From @bemaksx on Thu Mar 30 04:28:25 EDT 2017 #Chronicles of Turkmenistan The authorities of Ashgabat continue to dismantle satellite aerials https://t.co/7lwW9d7d8j #CentralAsia
From @Belarus_News on Thu Mar 30 04:22:50 EDT 2017 #Belarus ready to provide logistics centers to #Turkmenistan for #trade with Europe https://t.co/96BwuQnwNY? https://t.co/KOU1legaxj
From @ArtemisiaBa on Thu Mar 30 04:14:57 EDT 2017 RT @inthemoodfortw: Baking churek Turkmen bread in a tandyr clay oven, Karakum Desert, Turkmenistan © owadan https://t.co/5hIZG3u4xQ https:?
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From @rls_turkmen on Thu Mar 30 03:54:54 EDT 2017 Turkmenistan builds mining and processing plant - AzerNews https://t.co/SvhpTc12yU
From @LeckerC on Thu Mar 30 03:53:43 EDT 2017 RT @CCPR_Centre: Briefing note on #ICCPR Review on #Turkmenistan and #HRCtte recommendations: https://t.co/nv5cwSOvIi https://t.co/glsaQvp6?
From @CCPR_Centre on Thu Mar 30 03:52:27 EDT 2017 Briefing note on #ICCPR Review on #Turkmenistan and #HRCtte recommendations: https://t.co/nv5cwSOvIi https://t.co/glsaQvp6Z7