Greenland GL Facts Info Stuff
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Greenland Facts Info Stuff (GL):
Greenland Latitude Facts: 67.6206451612903 and Greenland Longitude Facts: -49.9135483870968
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- Senegal Category: Introduction - Background: The French colonies of Senegal and the French Sudan were merged in 1959 and granted their independence as the Mali Federation in 1960. The union broke up after only a few months. Senegal joined with The Gambia to form the nominal confederation of Senegambia in 1982, but the envisaged integration of the two countries was never carried out, and the union was dissolved in 1989. The Movement of Democratic Forces in the Casamance (MFDC) has led a low-level separatist insurgency in southern Senegal since the 1980s, and several peace deals have failed to resolve the conflict. Nevertheless, Senegal remains one of the most stable democracies in Africa. Senegal was ruled by a Socialist Party for 40 years until current President Abdoulaye WADE was elected in 2000. He was reelected in February 2007, but complaints of fraud led opposition parties to boycott June 2007 legislative polls. Senegal has a long history of participating in international peacekeeping.
- Hungary Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: chief of mission: Ambassador April H. FOLEY; embassy: Szabadsag ter 12, H-1054 Budapest; mailing address: pouch: American Embassy Budapest, 5270 Budapest Place, US Department of State, Washington, DC 20521-5270; telephone:  (1) 475-4400; FAX:  (1) 475-4764
- Botswana Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 1.427 million (2007)
- Bermuda Category: Economy - Economy - overview: Bermuda enjoys the third highest per capita income in the world, more than 50% higher than that of the US. Its economy is primarily based on providing financial services for international business and luxury facilities for tourists. A number of reinsurance companies relocated to the island following the 11 September 2001 attacks and again after Hurricane Katrina in August 2005, contributing to the expansion of an already robust international business sector. Bermuda's tourism industry - which derives over 80% of its visitors from the US - continues to struggle but remains the island's number two industry. Most capital equipment and food must be imported. Bermuda's industrial sector is small, although construction continues to be important; the average cost of a house in June 2003 had risen to 6,000. Agriculture is limited with only 20% of the land being arable.
- Korea, North Category: Geography - Area - comparative: slightly smaller than Mississippi