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World Country Facts:

  1. Ukraine Category: People - People - note: the sex trafficking of Ukrainian women is a serious problem that has only recently been addressed

  2. Timor-Leste Category: Government - Legislative branch: unicameral National Parliament (number of seats can vary from 52 to 65; members elected by popular vote to serve five-year terms); elections: last held on 30 June 2007 (next elections due by June 2012); election results: percent of vote by party - FRETILIN 29%, CNRT 24.1%, ASDT-PSD 15.8%, PD 11.3%, PUN 4.5%, KOTA-PPT (Democratic Alliance) 3.2%, UNTERDIM 3.2%, others 8.9%; seats by party - FRETILIN 21, CNRT 18, ASDT-PSD 11, PD 8, PUN 3, KOTA-PPT 2, UNDERTIM 2

  3. Niue Category: Economy - Natural gas - exports (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

  4. Arctic Ocean Category: Geography - Area - comparative: slightly less than 1.5 times the size of the US

  5. Guatemala Category: Economy - Market value of publicly traded shares: $NA

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  1. Bulgaria Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: air pollution from industrial emissions; rivers polluted from raw sewage, heavy metals, detergents; deforestation; forest damage from air pollution and resulting acid rain; soil contamination from heavy metals from metallurgical plants and industrial wastes

  2. Europa Island Category: Geography - Terrain: low and flat

  3. French Polynesia Category: Transportation - Heliports: 1 (2007)

  4. Uzbekistan Category: People - Religions (%): Muslim 88% (mostly Sunnis), Eastern Orthodox 9%, other 3%

  5. Guinea Category: People - Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: very high; food or waterborne diseases: bacterial and protozoal diarrhea, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever; vectorborne diseases: malaria and yellow fever; water contact disease: schistosomiasis; respiratory disease: meningococcal meningitis; aerosolized dust or soil contact disease: Lassa fever (2008)

Croatia Facts Info Stuff (HR):

Croatia Latitude Facts: 45.0506595365419 and Croatia Longitude Facts: 16.0925668449198

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  1. Guernsey Category: Government - Judicial branch: Royal Court (judges elected by an electoral college and the bailiff)

  2. Ukraine Category: Economy - Natural gas - exports (cu m): 4 billion cu m (2006 estimate)

  3. Guatemala Category: Economy - Electricity - production (kWh): 7.643 billion kWh (2006 estimate)

  4. Chile Category: Introduction - Background: Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians (also known as Mapuches) inhabited central and southern Chile. Although Chile declared its independence in 1810, decisive victory over the Spanish was not achieved until 1818. In the War of the Pacific (1879-83), Chile defeated Peru and Bolivia and won its present northern regions. It was not until the 1880s that the Araucanian Indians were completely subjugated. A three-year-old Marxist government of Salvador ALLENDE was overthrown in 1973 by a military coup led by Augusto PINOCHET, who ruled until a freely elected president was installed in 1990. Sound economic policies, maintained consistently since the 1980s, have contributed to steady growth, reduced poverty rates by over half, and have helped secure the country's commitment to democratic and representative government. Chile has increasingly assumed regional and international leadership roles befitting its status as a stable, democratic nation.

  5. Qatar Category: Government - Judicial branch: Courts of First Instance, Appeal, and Cassation; an Administrative Court and a Constitutional Court were established in 2007; note - all judges are appointed by Amiri Decree based on the recommendation of the Supreme Judiciary Council for renewable three-year terms

Croatia Regions are: Bjelovarsko-Bilogorska Brodsko-Posavska Dubrovacko-Neretvanska Grad Zagreb Istarska Karlovacka Koprivnicko-Krizevacka Krapinsko-Zagorska Licko-Senjska Medimurska Osjecko-Baranjska Pozesko-Slavonska Primorsko-Goranska Sibensko-Kninska Sisacko-Moslavacka Splitsko-Dalmatinska Varazdinska Viroviticko-Podravska Vukovarsko-Srijemska Zagrebacka

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Dominica Category: Economy - Currency (code): East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

  2. Ukraine Category: Military - Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually: male: 288,605; female: 276,324 (2008 estimate)

  3. France Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 584 (plus 9,676 repeaters) (1995)

  4. Liechtenstein Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: Principality of Liechtenstein; conventional short form: Liechtenstein; local long form: Fuerstentum Liechtenstein; local short form: Liechtenstein

  5. Kiribati Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: the US does not have an embassy in Kiribati; the ambassador to Fiji is accredited to Kiribati



Source: CIA - The World Factbook