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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 @2LeiNoViolence on Sat Feb 23 09:49:03 EST 2019 Mauritania, la pratica delle bambine fatte ingrassare forzatamente per trovare marito https://t.co/hkaRSzRHpm
From @alternative200 on Sat Feb 23 09:45:14 EST 2019 RT @euronews: AID ZONE | Mauritania receives the second highest number of refugees fleeing Mali, after Niger, and nearly 60% of them are ch?
From @AYoungDiplomat on Sat Feb 23 09:34:39 EST 2019 RT @USAfricaCommand: A Spanish soldier assist Chadian forces during urban terrain training Feb. 19 during #Flintlock19 in Atar, #Mauritani?
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From @TCHADMNRT on Sat Feb 23 09:28:36 EST 2019 @TchadToday @Tollimiabakar @ambenatna #Tchad #Afrique #Francafrique #Senegal @MariamIndou #Togo #Algerie #Mali? https://t.co/cAYzIL2lEz
From @OtroPrimate on Sat Feb 23 09:25:39 EST 2019 RT @Ratopado: Protestas en Argelia y, con mayor gravedad, en Sudán. Sumemos la situación de Libia, el caos en Malí y la inestabilidad en Tú?
From @Ratopado on Sat Feb 23 09:21:31 EST 2019 Protestas en Argelia y, con mayor gravedad, en Sudán. Sumemos la situación de Libia, el caos en Malí y la inestabil? https://t.co/mwaK064tmh
From @Ratopado on Sat Feb 23 09:19:22 EST 2019 Recordemos que las elecciones presidenciales de #Argelia se llevarán a cabo en abril. Uno de los problemas es que l? https://t.co/UXg3hRdk36
From @cantavest on Sat Feb 23 09:17:47 EST 2019 RT @euronews: AID ZONE | Mauritania receives the second highest number of refugees fleeing Mali, after Niger, and nearly 60% of them are ch?
From @olgamedb on Sat Feb 23 09:09:34 EST 2019 RT @euronews: AID ZONE | Mauritania receives the second highest number of refugees fleeing Mali, after Niger, and nearly 60% of them are ch?
From @KYablochkin on Sat Feb 23 08:56:31 EST 2019 RT @euronews: AID ZONE | Mauritania receives the second highest number of refugees fleeing Mali, after Niger, and nearly 60% of them are ch?
From @ezahrakheiri on Sat Feb 23 08:54:48 EST 2019 RT @MouloudHafed: La requête saugrenue de notre opposition extrémiste aux chancelleries occidentales ! - Mauriac?
From @News247WorldPre on Sat Feb 23 08:51:34 EST 2019 Mauritania receives the second highest number of refugees fleeing Mali, after Niger, and nearly 60% of them are chi? https://t.co/kfY2mvVzFS
From @_RedFrog on Sat Feb 23 08:50:24 EST 2019 RT @euronews: AID ZONE | Mauritania receives the second highest number of refugees fleeing Mali, after Niger, and nearly 60% of them are ch?