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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 @minzifa_travel on Wed Dec 12 04:50:58 EST 2018 Would you like to visit the place where the people are welcoming in nature? This goes totally true with? https://t.co/cYpnyJ5OXo
From @AMutfi on Wed Dec 12 04:48:19 EST 2018 The Lapis Lazuli Route agreement was finalized after three years of talks and was signed during the 7th Regional Ec? https://t.co/OXX8TlKklu
From @WaleedRana_ on Wed Dec 12 04:48:01 EST 2018 RT @Benazir_Shah: 'Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan have had their sanctions waived due to "national interest"' https://?
From @zakavkaza on Wed Dec 12 04:47:34 EST 2018 Afghan gov says first goods to be shipped via 'Lapus Lazuli' route imminently. The route is Afghanistan-Turkmenista? https://t.co/4ENnN3Iag6
From @ziasayzz on Wed Dec 12 04:45:47 EST 2018 RT @WahidWaissi: The multimodal Lapis Lazuli Transport & Transit Agreement between Afghanistan ?? Turkmenistan ?? Azerbaijan ?? Georgia ???
From @hansakhan62 on Wed Dec 12 04:45:02 EST 2018 RT @US4AfghanPeace: After a good visit in #Islamabad, I was briefly in #Moscow, then on to #Uzbekistan to discuss our regional approach to?
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From @safridis on Wed Dec 12 04:38:38 EST 2018 RT @anceschistan: #Turkmenistan: it's #Neutrality Day! How did Permanent Neutrality survive the #Niyazov era? Does a strategy introduced in?
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From @AfghanChronicle on Wed Dec 12 04:22:29 EST 2018 RT @EyeOnAfgh: #Khaama U.S. envoy for Afghan peace met with Turkmenistan?s foreign minister https://t.co/zKloMzN1Pv #Afghanistan
From @EyeOnAfgh on Wed Dec 12 04:19:30 EST 2018 #Khaama U.S. envoy for Afghan peace met with Turkmenistan?s foreign minister https://t.co/zKloMzN1Pv #Afghanistan
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From @afghanvisa on Wed Dec 12 04:16:18 EST 2018 U.S. envoy for Afghan peace met with Turkmenistan?s foreign minister https://t.co/0qWxLW0N2S
From @berard_mike on Wed Dec 12 04:15:41 EST 2018 RT @khaama: U.S. envoy for Afghan peace met with Turkmenistan's foreign minister https://t.co/pNNCYYY46b https://t.co/Qwk4fjMWHA