- Turkestan Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic
Turkestan Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (initially Turkestan Socialist Federative Republic) (
April 30, 1918– October 27, 1924) was created from the Turkestan Kraiof Imperial Russia. Its capital was Tashkent, population about 5,000,000.
In 1924 it was split into
Turkmen SSR(now Turkmenistan), Uzbek SSR(now Uzbekistan) with the Tajik ASSR(now Tajikistan), Kara-Kirghiz Autonomous Oblast(now Kyrgyzstan), and Karakalpak Autonomous Oblast(now Karakalpakstan).Fact|date=August 2007
Soviet Central Asia
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