TITLE

ASHKHABAD GUY

AUTHOR(S)
McElvoy, Anne
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;3/28/94, Vol. 210 Issue 13, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the dictatorial regime of Turkmenistan President Saparmurat Niyazov. Comparison of his personality with that of North Korean leader Kim Il-Sung; Examples of the geopolitical problems challenging the political leadership of Niyazov; Evidence of the authoritarian nature of Turkmenistan politics and its communist economy; Influence of its relations with Ukraine, Russia, Iran and Turkey on its stability.
ACCESSION #
9403157790

 

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