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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 @thosewhodgiveup on Fri Dec 15 16:11:14 EST 2017 Those who would give up essential Double crucifix powerbomb, to purchase a little temporary Noise pop, deserve neit? https://t.co/ewKfD5SUEl
From @KatalinDowning on Fri Dec 15 16:06:35 EST 2017 RT @UNPeacekeeping: At a ceremony in #Bangui yesterday, @UN_CAR paid tribute to @UN peacekeeper from #Mauritania killed on 4 Dec in an atta?
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From @Profeta_Baruc on Fri Dec 15 15:57:19 EST 2017 Justo una semana antes, el 2 de julio, la fragata francesa Méduse encallaba frente a las costas de Mauritania dando? https://t.co/YHRTSEELcZ
From @Hipollyti on Fri Dec 15 15:54:16 EST 2017 RT @huskorkut: Good morning! My friend.. Mauritania facts.. https://t.co/RozojjLSGK
From @BoletusEdulius on Fri Dec 15 15:37:18 EST 2017 RT @JuanjoRamosEco: Nueva estampa viajera en mi blog. Parque Nacional de Diawling en Mauritania, el lugar donde los pájaros cambian de colo?
From @Vile_Delinquent on Fri Dec 15 15:30:00 EST 2017 @SpideyFan0430 "... Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Brunei, Qatar, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Su? https://t.co/pnMI8qEzFT
From @vinagiSofia on Fri Dec 15 15:22:52 EST 2017 RT @Atl_Dialogues: Foreign military intervention in Africa : "Serval was not accompanied by a political process of reinforcing the State in?
From @blobrana on Fri Dec 15 15:16:50 EST 2017 The Mehaires (L6) meteorite fell in Tiris Zemmour, Mauritania, on the 16th December, 2012. https://t.co/yiSqRalVqe #anniversary
From @Kyzmichov on Fri Dec 15 15:09:59 EST 2017 RT @MWLOrg_en: The President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania Mr. Mohammad Ouled Abdulaziz received HE the MWL's SG Friday morning at?
From @EdenSupper on Fri Dec 15 15:09:10 EST 2017 RT @MWLOrg_en: The President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania Mr. Mohammad Ouled Abdulaziz received HE the MWL's SG Friday morning at?
From @MWLOrg_en on Fri Dec 15 15:08:39 EST 2017 The President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania Mr. Mohammad Ouled Abdulaziz received HE the MWL's SG Friday mo? https://t.co/wGiaGlPoVf
From @N_Henin on Fri Dec 15 15:02:12 EST 2017 RT @Atl_Dialogues: Foreign military intervention in Africa : "Serval was not accompanied by a political process of reinforcing the State in?
From @rochdi_najat on Fri Dec 15 14:42:04 EST 2017 RT @UNPeacekeeping: At a ceremony in #Bangui yesterday, @UN_CAR paid tribute to @UN peacekeeper from #Mauritania killed on 4 Dec in an atta?