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News Turkmenistan » History: What an ancient horse breed tells us about the ‘Chinese dream’

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2129781/what-ancient-horse-breed-tells-us-about-chinese-dream
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

France’s gift horse a nod to China’s unbridled influence on animal diplomacy The horse’s long history and association with Turkmenistan – its image is embedded in the Central Asian country’s national emblem – has given it a prominent role in ...

News Turkmenistan » History: King of the road

News channel or source: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/life/weekend-australian-magazine/chinas-new-silk-road-is-it-a-oneway-street/news-story/501af0f1f70c66d2896b3f5b3bfb1545
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The Silk Roads shaped history. Today, they are rising again ... in the early 1990s had a ­dramatic impact on the fortunes of countries such as Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, which are rich in natural resources such as oil and ...

News Turkmenistan » History: Tales of pet diplomacy: How animals play a major role in politics

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/902637/emmanuel-macron-china-xi-jinping-horse-animals-diplomacy-putin-dogs-nixon-mao
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

And a flick through the history books reveals that the gift of Vesuvius is ... Late last year the reigning president of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov added a Turkmen shepherd dog called Alabai to Putin’s growing brood. FORMER French president ...

News Turkmenistan » History: Focus: Destination Tajikistan

News channel or source: https://www.thestatesman.com/travel/focus-destination-tajikistan-1502569768.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

In an effort to highlight places of interest in countries across the world, their varied culture, economy and history, The Statesman brings ... India is by sea to Bandar Abbas and from there via Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan by land. This is a time consuming ...

News Turkmenistan » History: Stellar wool market takes 17c hit

News channel or source: http://www.queenslandcountrylife.com.au/story/5180802/wool-market-takes-17c-hit-elders/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

History tells us that the wool market has a better time when ... rating company of the USA sovereign debt this week to a level matching Peru, Colombia and Turkmenistan on the scale of creditworthiness was more than just a political barb.

News Turkmenistan » History: Pope in Peru: Jesus is the antidote to the globalization of indifference

News channel or source: http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Pope-in-Peru:-Jesus-is-the-antidote-to-the-globalization-of-indifference-42891.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

He gets involved and involves others not to be afraid to make of our history a history of salvation (cf ... Arabia Singapore Sri Lanka Syria Taiwan Tajikistan Thailand Turkey Turkmenistan United Arab Emirates Uzbekistan Vietnam Yemen Palestine Hong ...

News Turkmenistan » History: Courting Turkmenistan

News channel or source: http://foreignpolicy.com/2009/08/28/courting-turkmenistan/
Publication date: hursday 27 August 2009

Amid all this geopolitical jockeying, the United States has been courting Turkmenistan with growing enthusiasm ... countries onto the center stage of world politics, and for Turkmenistan, history is just beginning.

News Turkmenistan » History: Golden Statues and Mother Bread: The Bizarre Legacy of Turkmenistan's Former Dictator

News channel or source: http://www.slate.com/blogs/atlas_obscura/2014/02/06/saparmurat_niyazov_former_president_of_turkmenistan_has_left_quite_the_legacy.html
Publication date: Wednesday 05 February 2014

The golden man is Saparmurat Niyazov, the quirk-riddled, megalomaniacal dictator who ruled Turkmenistan until his sudden death ... The rambling, repetitive Ruhnama combines revisionist Turkmen history, moral guidance, philosophical teachings, and ...

News Turkmenistan » History: 215 Million Christians Persecuted, Mostly by Muslims

News channel or source: http://www.meforum.org/7175/215-million-christians-persecuted-mostly-by
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

These include Uzbekistan (#16 worst persecutor), Turkmenistan (#19), Tajikistan (#22), Kazakhstan ... It unfortunately seems part and parcel of the history, doctrines, and socio-political makeup of Islam — hence its tenacity and ubiquity.

News Turkmenistan » History: Qatar, Turkmenistan enjoy stable ties

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/537488/Qatar-Turkmenistan-enjoy-stable-ties
Publication date: uesday 14 March 2017

The Islamic culture plays an important role in rooting Qatari-Turkmen relations where the Republic of Turkmenistan is considered to be a cornerstone to Islamic history and civilisation. Turkmenistan’s ancient cities of Nisa and Meru testify to the ...