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World Country Facts:

  1. Antarctica Category: Government - Country name: conventional long form: none; conventional short form: Antarctica

  2. Belgium Category: Economy - Oil - production (bbl/day): 8,671 bbl/day (2007 estimate)

  3. Saint Lucia Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: adequate system; domestic: system is automatically switched; international: country code - 1-758; the East Caribbean Fiber Optic System (ECFS) and Southern Caribbean fiber optic system (SCF) submarine cables, along with Intelsat from Martinique, carry calls internationally; direct microwave radio relay link with Martinique and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; tropospheric scatter to Barbados

  4. Romania Category: People - Nationality: noun: Romanian(s); adjective: Romanian

  5. Atlantic Ocean Category: Geography - Geography - note: major chokepoints include the Dardanelles, Strait of Gibraltar, access to the Panama and Suez Canals; strategic straits include the Strait of Dover, Straits of Florida, Mona Passage, The Sound (Oresund), and Windward Passage; the Equator divides the Atlantic Ocean into the North Atlantic Ocean and South Atlantic Ocean

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Uruguay Facts Info Stuff (UY):

Uruguay Latitude Facts: -33.78525 and Uruguay Longitude Facts: -56.271875

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  3. Atlantic Ocean Category: Geography - Natural resources: oil and gas fields, fish, marine mammals (seals and whales), sand and gravel aggregates, placer deposits, polymetallic nodules, precious stones

  4. Spratly Islands Category: Geography - Location: Southeastern Asia, group of reefs and islands in the South China Sea, about two-thirds of the way from southern Vietnam to the southern Philippines

  5. Bahrain Category: Government - Administrative divisions: 5 governorates; Asamah, Janubiyah, Muharraq, Shamaliyah, Wasat; note: each governorate administered by an appointed governor

Uruguay Regions are: Canelones Cerro Largo Colonia Durazno Flores Florida Lavalleja Maldonado Montevideo Paysandu Rio Negro Rivera Rocha Salto San Jose Soriano Tacuarembo Treinta y Tres

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook