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Turkmen Leader Puts Son In Charge Of Oil-And-Gas Sector

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov has put his son Serdar in charge of the country’s oil-and-gas sector, in the latest sign that the authoritarian leader could be grooming the 40-year-old to succeed him some day.

Serdar Berdymukhammedov is already a lawmaker and deputy prime minister for economic affairs under his father’s administration.

Critics say his rise is part of a plan to entrench a dynas