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Re: Whither Turkmenistan?

I can’t let my last chance to tell Turkmenistan political jokes pass by.  An oldie-but-goodie: Why is Turkmenbashi so wealthy?  He has four and a half million sheep.

Michael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, senior lecturer at the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Civil-Military Relations, and a senior editor of the Middle East Quarterly.


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