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Western Africa (Maghreb)
Bodies of Water:
Atlantic Ocean (West)
1,030,700 km2 (100% land, 0% water)
Barren, flat desert plains
Some central hills
Kediet Ijill (915 m)
Sebkhet Te-n-Dghamcha (-5 m)
Heads of State:
President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz
Head of Government:
Prime Minister Mohamed Salem Ould Bechir
28 November 1960 (from France)
Star and crescent
Hymne National de la République Islamique de Mauritanie
GDP Per Capita
$1 (USD) = UM (Ouguiya)357.44
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Cuisine overlaps with those of Morocco in the north and Senegal in the south.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mr.html (Majority of information)
http://www.ons.mr/images/Archive/doc/publication/2014/Annuaire_16-9-15.pdf (City population data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 13 November 2016