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Mauritania / COVID-19
Population 3,205,060
Total Confirmed 33725
Active 33008
Total deaths 717
Total recovered 0
Death rate 2.13 %

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<p>Mauritania ( (listen); Arabic: موريتانيا, Mūrītānyā, French: Mauritanie; Berber: Agawej or Cengit: Pulaar: Moritani; Wolof: Gànnaar; Soninke: Murutaane), officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (Arabic: الجمهورية الإسلامية الموريتانية‎), is a country in Northwest Africa. </p>It's the eleventh largest state in Africa and is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Western Sahara to the north and northwest, Algeria to the northeast, Mali to the east and southeast, and Senegal to the southwest. The nation derives its name from the ancient Berber kingdom of Mauretania, which existed into the 7th century CE in east Algeria and the modern-day Morocco. Approximately 90% of the property of Mauritania is inside the Sahara the population is concentrated in the south, where precipitation is slightly higher. The capital and largest city is Nouakchott, located on the Atlantic coast, which is home to around one-third of the country's 4.4 million people. The government was overthrown on 6 August 2008, in a military coup d'état led by General Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. On 16 Aziz resigned to run for president at the 19 July elections, which he won.

Source: Wikipedia