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Mogadishu ocean pollution in Somalia
Mogadishu ocean pollution in Somalia

Mogadishu

Beach pollution in Somalia
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SOMALIA

Africa

SOMALIA

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    Capital:Mogadishu

    Location:Eastern Africa, bordering the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean, east of Ethiopia

    Currency:Somali shillings (SOS)

    Area:637,657 sq km

    Population:12,094,640 (July 2021 est.)

    Languages:Somali (official, according to the 2012 Transitional Federal Charter), Arabic (official, according to the 2012 Transitional Federal Charter), Italian, English

    Religion:Sunni Muslim (Islam) (official, according to the 2012 Transitional Federal Charter)

    TimeZone:UTC+3

    Tel Code:+252

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