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TJ02 The Death Lake

Karakul (Kara Kul) is a huge mass body of salt water at altitude of 3914 m. Karakul means Death Lake in Kyrgyz language. There is another Kara Kul in Chinese territory near Tashkurgan (Karakorum Highway to Pakistan). The Kara Kul in Tajikistan, which is known as Chong Kara Kul (Chong means Big in Kyrgyz), is an eerie, lifeless giant lake at the periphery of former Soviet empire.

Karakul, Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast (GBAO), Tajikistan
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 May 4, 2008. From: habib  
hi .....
this is habib...u know me !!!
and i wish u all the best....
KARAKUL:means ORIGINALLY BLACK POOL OR U CAN SAY...BLACK LAKE IN UZBEK LANGOAGE...

TANX...





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