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Gezira in Sudan
Gezira in Sudan

Gezira

Collecting water from the well
Photo by Mohamed Tohami

SUDAN

Africa

SUDAN

Sudan flagAfrica

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    Capital:Khartoum

    Location:north-eastern Africa, bordering the Red Sea, between Egypt and Eritrea

    Currency:Sudanese pounds (SDG)

    Area:1,861,484 sq km

    Population:46,751,152 (July 2021 est.)

    Languages:Arabic (official), English (official), Nubian, Ta Bedawie, Fur

    Religion:Sunni Muslim, small Christian minority

    TimeZone:UTC+3

    Tel Code:+249

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