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Complete details about Mauritania in Africa with capital city Nouakchott

Country NameMauritania (Muritaniya/Mauritanie)
Country CodeMRT
Capital CityNouakchott
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population2670000
Surface Area1025520.0
Life Expectancy50.8 years
GNP998.0 (old 1081.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Ful     (1.2%)
Hassaniya     (81.7%)
Soninke     (2.7%)
Tukulor     (5.4%)
Wolof     (6.6%)
Zenaga     (1.2%)

Major Cities

Nouakchott, Nouakchott     (population 667300)
Nouâdhibou, Dakhlet Nouâdhibou     (population 97600)

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From @JoseJFerris on Mon Feb 27 08:54:20 EST 2017 RT @elenabastidasb: Reunión con @oxfam_es en #mauritania #HeroesdelaAyuda #cooperación @OIconversa https://t.co/Ti1rpjvLbd
From @LNGJournal on Mon Feb 27 08:49:42 EST 2017 Kosmos of US posts loss amid plans for floating LNG projects with BP off Mauritania and Senegal https://t.co/AYHguq7xLX #lng #lngjournal
From @LNGUnlimited on Mon Feb 27 08:49:40 EST 2017 Kosmos of US posts loss amid plans for floating LNG projects with BP off Mauritania and? https://t.co/Swo2wJg4Br https://t.co/o4HFdrFoil
From @GChenais on Mon Feb 27 08:45:04 EST 2017 @ONS In 2000 Mauritania's NSDS (https://t.co/UPE1AtkVP7) discussed this issue as strategic: 'dossiers adminitratifs? https://t.co/fewlz4EdwR
From @OG_Advisors on Mon Feb 27 08:39:05 EST 2017 Kosmos shooting Mauritania seismic https://t.co/VdJXzoHRxX
From @MarcusAdeSousa on Mon Feb 27 08:33:40 EST 2017 @marisascruz Senegal, Costa do Marfim, República Democrática do Congo, Gabão, República da Guiné, Mauritânia,
From @RJournalists on Mon Feb 27 08:32:42 EST 2017 Why do u consider social media a space for dialogue? A trainee from Mauritania shares her thoughts #?????_?????? https://t.co/AVsEOWF1cE
From @theintlwanderer on Mon Feb 27 08:30:14 EST 2017 #Mauritania Live, travel there or write about it for https://t.co/e4iASiTNpM https://t.co/vN4LPlF8iU
From @kenyandiaspora on Mon Feb 27 08:30:03 EST 2017 Wife-beating a source of pride, love for some in Mauritania https://t.co/5CQ19d6ddL https://t.co/zLydZY2KBF
From @AnonymoonKheir on Mon Feb 27 08:29:41 EST 2017 RT @KAICIID: Why do u consider social media a space for dialogue? A trainee from Mauritania shares her thoughts #?????_?????? https://t.co/?
From @zoetabary on Mon Feb 27 08:26:56 EST 2017 RT @AlertNet: 'It must be love': Why some women in Mauritania condone wife-beating https://t.co/R9CtRCdxkL #domesticviolence @equalitynow @?
From @KAICIID on Mon Feb 27 08:25:48 EST 2017 Why do u consider social media a space for dialogue? A trainee from Mauritania shares her thoughts #?????_?????? https://t.co/hTO92FGVsI
From @TopChefs_It on Mon Feb 27 08:23:42 EST 2017 Perché la bottarga sarda arriva dalla Mauritania https://t.co/CCP3mpel1i
From @RistoriAmo on Mon Feb 27 08:23:11 EST 2017 Perché la bottarga sarda arriva dalla Mauritania https://t.co/PCHCZqEk7G
From @dissapore on Mon Feb 27 08:20:01 EST 2017 Perché la bottarga sarda arriva dalla Mauritania https://t.co/03I8j0hjSv