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  3. Azerbaijan Category: Economy - Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad: .812 billion (2008 estimate)

  4. Saudi Arabia Category: People - Median age (years): total: 21.5 years; male: 22.9 years; female: 19.8 years (2008 estimate)

  5. Guinea-Bissau Category: Transportation - Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 24; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1; 914 to 1,523 m: 4; under 914 m: 19 (2007)

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Jordan Facts Info Stuff (JO):

Jordan Latitude Facts: 31.9059090909091 and Jordan Longitude Facts: 35.8459090909091

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  1. Montenegro Category: Military - Military service age and obligation (years of age): compulsory national military service abolished August 2006

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  3. Azerbaijan Category: Government - Political parties and leaders: Azadliq (Freedom) coalition (Popular Front Party, Liberal Party, Citizens' Development Party); Azerbaijan Democratic Party or ADP [Sardar JALALOGLU]; Azerbaijan Democratic Reforms Party (ADRP) Youth Movement [Ramin HAJILI]; Azerbaijan Popular Front or APF, now split in two [Ali KARIMLI, leader of "Reform" APF party; Mirmahmud MIRALI-OGLU, leader of "Classic" APF party]; Azerbaijan Public Forum [Eldar NAMAZOV]; Citizens' Development Party [Ali ALIYEV]; Civil Solidarity Party or CSP [Sabir RUSTAMKHANLY]; Dalga Youth Movement [Vafa JAFAROVA]; Green Party [Mais GULALIYEV and Tarana MAMMADOVA]; Hope (Umid) Party [Iqbal AGAZADE]; Ireli Youth Movement [Jeyhun OSMANLI, Roya TALIBOVA, Farhad MAMMADOV, Elnara GARIBOVA, Elnur MAMMADOV, Ziya ALIYEV]; Justice Party [Ilyas ISMAILOV]; Liberal Party of Azerbaijan [Lala Shovkat HACIYEVA]; Magam Youth Movement [Emin HUSEYNOV]; Motherland Party [Fazail AGAMALI]; Musavat (Equality) [Isa GAMBAR, chairman]; Musavat Party Youth Movement [Elnur MAMMADLI]; National Democratic Party or Grey Wolves (Nationalist, Pan-Turkic) [Iskender HAMIDOV]; Open Society Party [Rasul GULIYEV, in exile in the US]; Party for National Independence of Azerbaijan or PNIA [Ayaz RUSTAMOV]; Popular Front Party Youth Movement [Seymur KHAZIYEV]; Social Democratic Party of Azerbaijan or SDP [Araz ALIZADE and Ayaz MUTALIBOV (in exile)]; Turkish Nationalist Party [Vugar BAYTURAN]; United Azerbaijan Party [Karrar ABILOV]; United Azerbaijan National Unity Party [Hajibaba AZIMOV]; United Party [Tahir KARIMLI]; Yeni (New) Azerbaijan Party [President Ilham ALIYEV]; Yeni Azerbaijan Party Youth Movement [Ramil HASANOV]; Yox (No) Youth Movement [Ali ISMAYILOV]; note: opposition parties regularly factionalize and form new parties

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  5. Tuvalu Category: Government - Suffrage: 18 years of age; universal

Jordan Regions are: Al Balqa' Al Karak Al Mafraq Amman Governorate At Tafilah Az Zarqa Irbid Ma

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  3. Montenegro Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 42 30 N, 19 18 E

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook