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Awaza, Turkmenistan: the most ill-conceived resort ever built?

Turkmenistan has ambitions to turn a shining city on the Caspian Sea into tourism's next Dubai.

Industrial site of Turkmenistan's natural gas collection, Source: http://www.turkmenistaninfo.ru/?page_id=6&type=article&elem_id=page_6/magazine_119/1047&lang_id=en

Industrial site of Turkmenistan's natural gas collection, Source: http://www.turkmenistaninfo.ru/?page_id=6&type=article&elem_id=page_6/magazine_119/1047&lang_id=en

Turkmenistan spent 69 years under the Soviet Union which has left its effects on the government. Though the country declared independence in 1991, the totalitarian rule of the Soviets led to a totalitarian control by the government of Turkmenistan. The people suffer intense human rights violations and face severe restrictions whenever they try leaving the country. It has the world’s third worst freedom of the press, and is the tenth most censored country in the world.

2011 is considered the year of the fall of the corrupt as regimes fell to the might of the common man throughout the Middle East as protesters took to the

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Ashgabat,Turkmenistan: The City of White Marble and The Seventh Least Visited Country in the World

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Turkmenistan - Gold-leafed statue of the president carrying a dove and riding atop a horse

Traditional Clothing of Turkmenistan

Traditional Clothing of Turkmenistan (Looks like fudge or carmel).

Tolkuchka Bazaar, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. The best shopping experiences are to be had at Ashgabat's many markets. Tolkuchka Bazaar is possibly the best in Central Asia.

The best shopping experiences are to be had at Ashgabat's many markets. Tolkuchka Bazaar is possibly the best in Central Asia.

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TOLKUCHKA BAZAAR Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

When we worked in Turkmenistan's capital, Ashgabat, for a couple of months at a time in the after the fall of the Soviet Union, we were amazed by how

'Torture By Hunger': Horse Breeder Describes Desperate Days In Turkmen Prison

During the repressive rein of President Saparmurat Niyazov, horse expert Geldy Kyarizov went from the halls of Turkmenistan's government to a "horrific" penitentiary where he spent five months befo.

Turkmen girl, Karakum Desert, Turkmenistan. The Karakum Desert is a desert in Central Asia. Its name means Black Sand in Turkic languages. It occupies about 70 percent of the area of Turkmenistan. (V)

The Karakum Desert is a desert in Central Asia. Its name means Black Sand in Turkic languages. It occupies about 70 percent of the area of Turkmenistan.

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