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World Country Facts:

  1. Papua New Guinea Category: Transportation - Airports: 578 (2007)

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  4. Lesotho Category: Government - Legislative branch: bicameral Parliament consists of the Senate (33 members - 22 principal chiefs and 11 other members appointed by the ruling party) and the Assembly (120 seats, 80 by popular vote and 40 by proportional vote; members elected by popular vote for five-year terms); elections: last held 17 February 2007 (next to be held in 2012); election results: percent of vote by party - NA; seats by party - LCD 61, NIP 21, ABC 17, LWP 10, ACP 4, BNP 3, other 4

  5. Trinidad and Tobago Category: Economy - Public debt (% of GDP): 28% of GDP (2008 estimate)

Dominican Republic Info

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Dominican Republic Facts Info Stuff (DO):

Dominican Republic Latitude Facts: 18.8715730337079 and Dominican Republic Longitude Facts: -70.0870786516854

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Dominican Republic Regions are: Azua Barahona Dajabon Distrito Nacional Duarte El Seibo Espaillat Hato Mayor La Altagracia La Romana La Vega Maria Trinidad Sanchez Monsenor Nouel Monte Plata Peravia Puerto Plata Salcedo Samana San Cristobal San Juan San Pedro De Macoris Sanchez Ramirez Santiago Valverde

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  1. Atlantic Ocean Category: Geography - Natural hazards: icebergs common in Davis Strait, Denmark Strait, and the northwestern Atlantic Ocean from February to August and have been spotted as far south as Bermuda and the Madeira Islands; ships subject to superstructure icing in extreme northern Atlantic from October to May; persistent fog can be a maritime hazard from May to September; hurricanes (May to December)

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  5. Iles Eparses Category: Geography - Natural hazards: all islands subject to periodic cyclones; Bassas da India: maritime hazard since it is under water for a period of three hours prior to and following the high tide and surrounded by reefs



Source: CIA - The World Factbook