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Nebitdag

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Nebit-Dag

(both: nyĭbēt`däk), city (1989 pop. 89,100), W Turkmenistan, at the southern foot of the Greater Balkan range. On the Trans-Caspian RR, it is an industrial center of a region yielding oil and natural gas. The city was founded in 1933 and was called Nefte-Dag until the late 1930s.

Nebitdag

 

(also Neftedag), a mountain in the Turkmen SSR, southwest of the Bol’shoi Balkhan Range. Elevation, 39 m. Nebitdag is a brachyanticlinal (domed) fold composed of porous red Neogenic rocks with oil-bearing beds. Oil is extracted nearby.

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Presently, the smallest aircraft in the airline's fleet is the B717-200 of which it runs seven on flights to Balkanabat, Dashogus, and Turkmenabat from its Ashgabat hub.
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However, in the spring outreach was hampered when the government closed the American Corner in Turkmenbashy and three Internet Access Training Program sites in Dashoguz, Balkanabat, and Ashgabat's National Library.
Also in May 2003, authorities broke up two unregistered Baptist services in the cities of Balkanabat and Turkmenbashi, and raided at least four different Protestant congregations in the city of Ashgabat.
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