What is the capital of Turkmenistan?

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Ashgabat (Aşgabat) is the capital city of the Central Asian Turkic state of Turkmenistan.

Specifically, Ashgabat is located in Ahal Province. It shares its importance in that province with Anau (Änew), which is the province's capital city. It started out as a village founded by Russians in 1881. In fact, it temporarily was named Poltoratsk during the period 1919-1927. Under the Soviets, the name of the city was Ashkhadbad before being named Ashgabat under the independent Turkmenistani government.
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Where is Turkmenistan?

Answer . Turkmenistan is located in central Asia. Iran and Afghanistan are located to the south, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan are to the north, and the Caspian Sea is to the