Jan 18, 2007

"The Curious Death of Turkmenbashi"

Jamestown has published a facinating examination of The Turkmenbashi (a.k.a. Blonde and Fablous) and the still-unanswered questions surrounding his death.

"With rumors of foul play rife, millions of dollars missing in natural gas contracts and the geopolitics of Caspian energy at stake, there are a number of unanswered questions surrounding Niyazov's death that deserve closer analytical scrutiny in the West."

Read it here.

At Eternal Remont, we've come to miss the Turkmenbashi, if only because his name was easier to say than Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov.

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