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From: Abraham Rein (ARein@sorosny.org)
Date: Mon Apr 02 2001 - 15:15:31 EDT


TURKMENISTAN'S NIYAZOV WANTS FENCE ALONG THE BORDER.
Turkmenistan President Saparmurat Niyazov on 30 March ordered
his government to finish construction of a 1700-kilometer
fence along Turkmenistan's borders with Uzbekistan and
Kazakhstan by the end of 2001 to prevent smuggling and
illegal migration, Turkmen television reported. PG


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