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Noun1.Turkmenia - a republic in Asia to the east of the Caspian Sea and to the south of Kazakhstan and to the north of IranTurkmenia - a republic in Asia to the east of the Caspian Sea and to the south of Kazakhstan and to the north of Iran; an Asian soviet from 1925 to 1991
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Ashkhabad, capital of Turkmenistan - the capital and largest city of Turkmenistan
Kara Kum, Qara Qum, Turkestan Desert - a desert in Turkmenistan to the south of the Aral Sea
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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Asiatic wild asses live in (semi-)desert and steppe habitats of Russia, Turkmenia and Kazakhstan (kulan), Iran (onager), and Southern China (kiang; Groves & Mazak 1968, Nowak 1999, Oakenfull et al.
Turkmenistan formerly known as Turkmenia is a country in Central Asia, bordered by Kazakhstan to the northwest, Uzbekistan to the north and east, Afghanistan to the southeast, Iran to the south and southwest, and the Caspian Sea to the west.
See also Katharine Holt, "The Rise of Insider Iconography: Visions of Turkmenia in Russian-Language Literature and Film, 1921-1935" (PhD diss.
As a result, Russia shifted to new theatres, beginning the five year conquest of Turkmenia in 1879, while also becoming more involved in Persia through infrastructure and the shah's 2,000 Cossack guards.
While the volume is modest for now - the rival project, South Stream, developed by the giant Russian gas producer Gazprom, is expected to deliver around 63 billion cubic metres - the EU has never hidden the fact that over time, it would like to get its supply from Turkmenia, Iraq and Iran.
Listening, SirTokmak was a satirical magazine in the Turkmenia SSR (the present-day Turkmenistan).
La CEI fue influenciada por las republicas musulmanas ex sovieticas: Turkmenia, Tadjikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazajstan, para tomar otra posicion comun.
In our research, we have presented some findings demonstrating the peculiar features of outcomes, risk factors and treatment of AMI in women in Uzbekistan (the Central Asian country of the former Soviet Union) where the situation is, as a whole, similar to that one in neighboring countries (Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenia, Tajikistan and Kazakhstan).
Esto sobre todo es cierto para la Federacion Rusa, las Republicas del Caucaso: Armenia, Georgia y Azerbaijan y las republicas islamicas ex sovieticas: Kazajstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenia, Kirguizia y Tadjekistan.