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Belize Latitude Facts: 17.2991666666667 and Belize Longitude Facts: -88.5575

Belize Regions are: Belize Cayo Corozal Orange Walk Stann Creek Toledo

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  1. Cyprus Category: Transnational Issues - Disputes - international: hostilities in 1974 divided the island into two de facto autonomous entities, the internationally recognized Cypriot Government and a Turkish-Cypriot community (north Cyprus); the 1,000-strong UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) has served in Cyprus since 1964 and maintains the buffer zone between north and south; on 1 May 2004, Cyprus entered the European Union still divided, with the EU's body of legislation and standards (acquis communitaire) suspended in the north; Turkey protests Cypriot Government creating hydrocarbon blocks and maritime boundary with Lebanon in March 2007

  2. West Bank Category: Economy - Labor force: 605,000 (2006)

  3. Bassas da India Category: Geography - Geography - note: the islands emerge from a circular reef that sits atop a long-extinct, submerged volcano

  4. Indian Ocean Category: Geography - Terrain: surface dominated by counterclockwise gyre (broad, circular system of currents) in the southern Indian Ocean; unique reversal of surface currents in the northern Indian Ocean; low atmospheric pressure over southwest Asia from hot, rising, summer air results in the southwest monsoon and southwest-to-northeast winds and currents, while high pressure over northern Asia from cold, falling, winter air results in the northeast monsoon and northeast-to-southwest winds and currents; ocean floor is dominated by the Mid-Indian Ocean Ridge and subdivided by the Southeast Indian Ocean Ridge, Southwest Indian Ocean Ridge, and Ninetyeast Ridge

  5. Latvia Category: Economy - GDP - per capita (PPP): ,800 (2008 estimate)



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