Facts Info StuffFacts Info Stuff Info

El Salvador SV Facts Info Stuff

World Country Facts:

El Salvador Internet

El Salvador Facts Info Stuff (SV):

El Salvador Latitude Facts: 13.7467326732673 and El Salvador Longitude Facts: -89.0370297029703

El Salvador Regions are: Ahuachapan Cabanas Chalatenango Cuscatlan La Libertad La Paz La Union Morazan San Miguel San Salvador San Vicente Santa Ana Sonsonate Usulutan

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Congo, Democratic Republic of the Category: Communications - Radio broadcast stations: AM 3, FM 11, shortwave 2 (2001)

  2. Romania Category: Introduction - Background: The principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia - for centuries under the suzerainty of the Turkish Ottoman Empire - secured their autonomy in 1856; they united in 1859 and a few years later adopted the new name of Romania. The country gained recognition of its independence in 1878. It joined the Allied Powers in World War I and acquired new territories - most notably Transylvania - following the conflict. In 1940, Romania allied with the Axis powers and participated in the 1941 German invasion of the USSR. Three years later, overrun by the Soviets, Romania signed an armistice. The post-war Soviet occupation led to the formation of a Communist "people's republic" in 1947 and the abdication of the king. The decades-long rule of dictator Nicolae CEAUSESCU, who took power in 1965, and his Securitate police state became increasingly oppressive and draconian through the 1980s. CEAUSESCU was overthrown and executed in late 1989. Former Communists dominated the government until 1996 when they were swept from power. Romania joined NATO in 2004 and the EU in 2007.

  3. Macau Category: Economy - Natural gas - imports (cu m): 81.9 million cu m (2008 estimate)

  4. Kyrgyzstan Category: Transnational Issues - Illicit drugs: limited illicit cultivation of cannabis and opium poppy for CIS markets; limited government eradication of illicit crops; transit point for Southwest Asian narcotics bound for Russia and the rest of Europe; major consumer of opiates

  5. India Category: People - Net migration rate (migrant(s)/1,000 population): -0.05 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 estimate)



CIT.DIRECTORY Source: CIA - The World Factbook - https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html