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  1. Indonesia Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: Indonesia has a stated foreign policy objective of establishing stable fixed land and maritime boundaries with all of its neighbors; Timor-Leste-Indonesia Boundary Committee has resolved all but a small portion of the land boundary, but discussions on maritime boundaries are stalemated over sovereignty of the uninhabited coral island of Pulau Batek/Fatu Sinai in the north and alignment with Australian claims in the south; many refugees from Timor-Leste who left in 2003 still reside in Indonesia and refuse repatriation; a 1997 treaty between Indonesia and Australia settled some parts of their maritime boundary but outstanding issues remain; ICJ's award of Sipadan and Ligitan islands to Malaysia in 2002 left the sovereignty of Unarang rock and the maritime boundary in the Ambalat oil block in the Celebes Sea in dispute; the ICJ decision has prompted Indonesia to assert claims to and to establish a presence on its smaller outer islands; Indonesia and Singapore continue to work on finalization of their 1973 maritime boundary agreement by defining unresolved areas north of Indonesia's Batam Island; Indonesian secessionists, squatters, and illegal migrants create repatriation problems for Papua New Guinea; piracy remains a problem in the Malacca Strait; maritime delimitation talks continue with Palau; Indonesian groups challenge Australia's claim to Ashmore Reef; Australia has closed parts of the Ashmore and Cartier Reserve to Indonesian traditional fishing and placed restrictions on certain catches

  2. Johnston Atoll Category: Geography - Area - comparative: about 4.7 times the size of The Mall in Washington, DC

  3. San Marino Category: People - Religions (%): Roman Catholic

  4. Sao Tome and Principe Category: People - HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate (%): NA

  5. Faroe Islands Category: Economy - Industrial production growth rate (%): 8% (1999 estimate)

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  1. Oman Category: People - Sex ratio (male(s)/female): at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female; under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female; 15-64 years: 1.4 male(s)/female; 65 years and over: 1.29 male(s)/female; total population: 1.24 male(s)/female (2008 estimate)

  2. Saint Pierre and Miquelon Category: Government - Political pressure groups and leaders: NA

  3. San Marino Category: Geography - Natural hazards: NA

  4. Haiti Category: Economy - Natural gas - proved reserves (cu m): 0 cu m (1 January 2006 estimate)

  5. Antarctica Category: Geography - Geography - note: the coldest, windiest, highest (on average), and driest continent; during summer, more solar radiation reaches the surface at the South Pole than is received at the Equator in an equivalent period; mostly uninhabitable

Qatar Facts Info Stuff (QA):

Qatar Latitude Facts: 25.3154545454545 and Qatar Longitude Facts: 51.4181818181818

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  1. Chad Category: Government - Flag description: three equal vertical bands of blue (hoist side), yellow, and red; note: similar to the flag of Romania; also similar to the flags of Andorra and Moldova, both of which have a national coat of arms centered in the yellow band; design was based on the flag of France

  2. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Category: People - HIV/AIDS - deaths: NA

  3. Kiribati Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: generally good quality national and international service; domestic: wire line service available on Tarawa and Kiritimati (Christmas Island); connections to outer islands by HF/VHF radiotelephone; wireless service available in Tarawa since 1999; international: country code - 686; Kiribati is being linked to the Pacific Ocean Cooperative Telecommunications Network, which should improve telephone service; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Pacific Ocean)

  4. Bangladesh Category: Geography - Area (sq km): total: 144,000 sq km; land: 133,910 sq km; water: 10,090 sq km

  5. Bhutan Category: People - Ethnic groups (%): Bhote 50%, ethnic Nepalese 35% (includes Lhotsampas - one of several Nepalese ethnic groups), indigenous or migrant tribes 15%

Qatar Regions are: Ad Dawhah Al Jumaliyah Al Khawr Al Wakrah Municipality

Various World Country Facts:

  1. El Salvador Category: Economy - Labor force: 2.958 million (2008 estimate)

  2. Sierra Leone Category: Geography - Elevation extremes (m): lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m; highest point: Loma Mansa (Bintimani) 1,948 m

  3. United Kingdom Category: Geography - Maritime claims: territorial sea: 12 nm; exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm; continental shelf: as defined in continental shelf orders or in accordance with agreed upon boundaries

  4. Brazil Category: Communications - Radio broadcast stations: AM 1,365, FM 296, shortwave 161 (of which 91 are collocated with AM stations) (1999)

  5. Niue Category: Economy - Debt - external: 8,000 (2002 estimate)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook