Gasan-Kuli

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Gasan-Kuli

 

an urban-type settlement and center of Gasan-Kuli Raion, Krasnovodsk Oblast, Turkmen SSR. Situated in the extreme southwestern part of the republic, 8 km from the Caspian Sea and 320 km southeast of Krasnovodsk. It has a carpet factory, a desalinization plant, and a fishing industry. Part of the Krasnovodsk Preserve is located in Gasan-Kuli Raion.

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