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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 @azizmedsalem on Sun Oct 20 09:46:32 EDT 2019 #Visit_Mauritania
From @nr_mellissa on Sun Oct 20 09:45:44 EDT 2019 RT @majidahhashim: Negara Islam yang membolehkan isteri meletakkan dalam taqlik akad nikah yang suami tak boleh berpoligami. Sekiranya suam?
From @hankandmya12 on Sun Oct 20 09:45:33 EDT 2019 RT @JanJekielek: ICYMI?Venezuela elected to UN Human Rights Council (@UNHumanRights). Boggles the mind. @UNwatch statement: https://t.co/fu?
From @ntic2010 on Sun Oct 20 09:43:02 EDT 2019 #Visit_mauritania https://t.co/hhEu44GGYg
From @CamTic2 on Sun Oct 20 09:42:30 EDT 2019 RT @majidahhashim: Negara Islam yang membolehkan isteri meletakkan dalam taqlik akad nikah yang suami tak boleh berpoligami. Sekiranya suam?
From @ntic2010 on Sun Oct 20 09:36:11 EDT 2019 ????????? ??????? #Visit_mauritania https://t.co/YAhUNEkeqW
From @WR3Y on Sun Oct 20 09:34:21 EDT 2019 RT @PA5X_HAM: Low-Band DX pedition from #5T5PA Johannes and #5T2KW Evert has started with 80m CW and 40m SSB. #hamradio #hamr #dxpedition #?
From @YtH8r on Sun Oct 20 09:33:24 EDT 2019 @MtaitaMkauma @xspotsdamark @suede_santoro Yeah....no one ever discusses the current slavery that continues in Mauritania.
From @IrMotSportNews on Sun Oct 20 09:32:38 EDT 2019 2020 Africa Eco Race set to return to mythical Tidjikja in deepest Mauritania https://t.co/4z2jCiXBFr @LordPerkins
From @nenoriega5 on Sun Oct 20 09:32:25 EDT 2019 RT @marcospeckel: Vergüenza de vergüenzas. La ONU eligió a la Venezuela de Maduro como miembro del Consejo de Derechos Humanos venciendo en?
From @JuanHM33194231 on Sun Oct 20 09:26:59 EDT 2019 RT @DESCOLONIZADORA: For centuries, Arabic-speaking Moors raided African villages in Mauritania an estimated 20% of the population is ensl?
From @DurinnM on Sun Oct 20 09:24:54 EDT 2019 RT @HillelNeuer: No joke: the U.N. will tomorrow elect Mauritania ? which has 500,000 slaves ? to its highest human rights body. https://t?
From @ntic2010 on Sun Oct 20 09:24:04 EDT 2019 ????????? ??????? ????????? #Visit_mauritania https://t.co/WlBZmdbPN8
From @ConservativeGM on Sun Oct 20 09:22:48 EDT 2019 RT @JanJekielek: ICYMI?Venezuela elected to UN Human Rights Council (@UNHumanRights). Boggles the mind. @UNwatch statement: https://t.co/fu?
From @remaleja on Sun Oct 20 09:22:40 EDT 2019 RT @SorayaYanine77: VERGÜENZA: el dictador venezolano Nicolás Maduro destruyó su país, dejó morir de hambre a su pueblo y aplastó a los dis?