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Situated in the southwest region of Central Asia, Turkmenistan is constituited by a low ta-bleland delimited to the south by the impo-sant mountain chain of Kopet Dağ and to the north by the Turanic lowland. The central re-gion of the country is occupied quite enterely by the Karakum Desert, a vast sandy zone characterized by the presence of takyrs, pecu-liar hollows of large dimensions separated by the dunes generated by the strong winds blo-wing in the region. From the physical point of view the Karakum Desert is divided into two parts by the Unguz depression, separating Zaunguzsky plateau, in the southest region of the country, from the Low Karakum,           ->

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