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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 @FafaSchmitt on Tue Nov 21 22:13:14 EST 2017 @PatriaPreciosa @INDIURBANEJA Si, tento que conhecer Venezuela y Turkmenistan! Mis dos suenos. ??
From @FakeNewsKE_ on Tue Nov 21 22:12:06 EST 2017 RT @JamesAlanOLOO: #Dictators dilemma: to win with 97% or 100%?: G. Berdimuhamedov, Turkmenistan 97% Bashar al-Assad, Syria 97% Paul Kaga?
From @mushtaq_rahim on Tue Nov 21 21:57:37 EST 2017 RT @FFazly: Afghan Economy Expected To Pick Up With Launch Of New Trade Corridor Joined By Turkmenistan & Azerbaijan https://t.co/JOpCioIJ1B
From @FFazly on Tue Nov 21 21:55:57 EST 2017 Afghan Economy Expected To Pick Up With Launch Of New Trade Corridor Joined By Turkmenistan & Azerbaijan https://t.co/JOpCioIJ1B
From @ElinSuleymanov on Tue Nov 21 21:51:35 EST 2017 RT @E_JonesFi: Eurasian trade volumes are about to get a boost, thanks to multinational cooperation between the Caspian region?s #Azerbaija?
From @FafaSchmitt on Tue Nov 21 21:47:17 EST 2017 @PatriaPreciosa Me encanta el Presidente del Turkmenistan. ?
From @SweatyWhiteDude on Tue Nov 21 21:46:56 EST 2017 RT @hemingwhy: Saparmurat Niyazov, Turkmenistan -illiterate but wrote a book that you had to memorize to get a drivers license -said he had?
From @zeeshan_shah_dc on Tue Nov 21 21:40:13 EST 2017 RT @E_JonesFi: Eurasian trade volumes are about to get a boost, thanks to multinational cooperation between the Caspian region?s #Azerbaija?
From @johnellis24 on Tue Nov 21 21:36:57 EST 2017 @fyremedic1200 Across the Stans ? Kirghizstan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan, boat across the Caspian Sea? https://t.co/mxhd0Md2gg
From @ntrickett16 on Tue Nov 21 21:36:30 EST 2017 RT @E_JonesFi: Eurasian trade volumes are about to get a boost, thanks to multinational cooperation between the Caspian region?s #Azerbaija?
From @BelquisHabib on Tue Nov 21 21:29:42 EST 2017 RT @E_JonesFi: Eurasian trade volumes are about to get a boost, thanks to multinational cooperation between the Caspian region?s #Azerbaija?
From @BRRubin on Tue Nov 21 21:27:41 EST 2017 RT @E_JonesFi: Eurasian trade volumes are about to get a boost, thanks to multinational cooperation between the Caspian region?s #Azerbaija?