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World Country Facts:

  1. Tuvalu Category: Geography - Natural hazards: severe tropical storms are usually rare, but, in 1997, there were three cyclones; low level of islands make them sensitive to changes in sea level

  2. Australia Category: Government - Diplomatic representation in the US: chief of mission: Ambassador Dennis J. RICHARDSON; chancery: 1601 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036; telephone: [1] (202) 797-3000; FAX: [1] (202) 797-3168; consulate(s) general: Atlanta, Chicago, Honolulu, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco

  3. Congo, Republic of the Category: Economy - Exports - partners (%): US 41%, China 36.5%, Taiwan 3.6% (2007)

  4. Rwanda Category: People - Population: 10,186,063; note: estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality, higher death rates, lower population growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected (July 2008 estimate)

  5. United Kingdom Category: Government - National holiday: the UK does not celebrate one particular national holiday

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  1. Jordan Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: limited natural fresh water resources; deforestation; overgrazing; soil erosion; desertification

  2. Libya Category: People - HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate (%): 0.3% (2001 estimate)

  3. Trinidad and Tobago Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: chief of mission: Ambassador Roy L. AUSTIN; embassy: 15 Queen's Park West, Port-of-Spain; mailing address: P. O. Box 752, Port-of-Spain; telephone: [1] (868) 622-6371 through 6376; FAX: [1] (868) 628-5462

  4. Barbados Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Bridgetown

  5. Sudan 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, dengue fever, African trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness); water contact disease: schistosomiasis; respiratory disease: meningococcal meningitis; note: highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza has been identified in this country; it poses a negligible risk with extremely rare cases possible among US citizens who have close contact with birds (2008)

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Morocco Latitude Facts: 33.1248809523809 and Morocco Longitude Facts: -6.67375

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  1. Niue Category: People - Nationality: noun: Niuean(s); adjective: Niuean

  2. Austria Category: Economy - Reserves of foreign exchange and gold: .22 billion (2008 estimate)

  3. Kyrgyzstan Category: Introduction - Background: A Central Asian country of incredible natural beauty and proud nomadic traditions, most of Kyrgyzstan was formally annexed to Russia in 1876. The Kyrgyz staged a major revolt against the Tsarist Empire in 1916 in which almost one-sixth of the Kyrgyz population was killed. Kyrgyzstan became a Soviet republic in 1936 and achieved independence in 1991 when the USSR dissolved. Nationwide demonstrations in the spring of 2005 resulted in the ouster of President Askar AKAYEV, who had run the country since 1990. Subsequent presidential elections in July 2005 were won overwhelmingly by former prime minister Kurmanbek BAKIEV. The political opposition organized demonstrations in Bishkek in April, May, and November 2006 resulting in the adoption of a new constitution that transferred some of the president's powers to parliament and the government. In December 2006, the Kyrgyz parliament voted to adopt new amendments, restoring some of the presidential powers lost in the November 2006 constitutional change. By late-September 2007, both previous versions of the constitution were declared illegal, and the country reverted to the AKAYEV-era 2003 constitution, which was subsequently modified in a flawed referendum initiated by BAKIEV. The president then dissolved parliament, called for early elections, and gained control of the new parliament through his newly-created political party, Ak Jol, in December 2007 elections. Current concerns include: privatization of state-owned enterprises, negative trends in democracy and political freedoms, reduction of corruption, improving interethnic relations, and combating terrorism.

  4. Bhutan Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 11 million kWh (2007 estimate)

  5. Oman Category: People - HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: 1,300 (2001 estimate)

Morocco Regions are: Agadir Azilal Ben Slimane Beni Mellal Boulemane Casablanca Chaouen El Jadida El Kelaa des Srarhna Essaouira Fes Figuig Guelmim Kenitra Khemisset Khouribga Larache Marrakech Meknes Nador Ouarzazate Oujda Rabat-Sale Safi Settat Sidi Kacem Tan-Tan Tanger Taounate Taroudannt Taza Tetouan Tiznit

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  1. Micronesia, Federated States of Category: People - Total fertility rate (children born/woman): 2.98 children born/woman (2008 estimate)

  2. Burkina Faso Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 2; over 3,047 m: 1; 2,438 to 3,047 m: 1 (2007)

  3. United Arab Emirates Category: Economy - Budget: revenues: .15 billion; expenditures: .3 billion (2008 estimate)

  4. Bermuda Category: Economy - Labor force - by occupation (%): agriculture and fishing 3%, laborers 3%, clerical 19%, professional and technical 17%, administrative and managerial 15%, sales 19%, services 19% (2004 estimate)

  5. Egypt Category: Economy - Imports - commodities (%): machinery and equipment, foodstuffs, chemicals, wood products, fuels



Source: CIA - The World Factbook