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In 1991, after the fall of Communism and the USSR, Turkmenistan found itself independent for the first time in a hundred years. The new president, Saparmurat Niyazov, was the obvious successor – he'd been the Communist Party's puppet governor since 1985. But easing a country of five million people into a new era of self-sufficiency and autonomy was not the highest item on Niyazov's agenda.
He was more concerned that decades of Soviet control had left Turkmenistan with no national identity. Do something, Learn something, Share something, Change something - Meetup. Turn an FM Transmitter into a Micro Pirate Radio. From Wired How-To Wiki Illustration: Lab Partners' Corporate radio is preprogrammed junk.
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