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Western Sahara
الصحراء الغربية
aṣ-Ṣaḥrā’ al-Gharbīyah
Taneẓroft Tutrimt
Sahara Occidental
Map of Western Sahara.
Countries and territories
CapitalLaayoune (El Aaiún)
Population587,666[1][a]
Area266,000 km2 (103,000 sq mi)
Languages
ReligionIslam
Time ZonesGMT (UTC+0)
Currency

Sahrawi peseta(de jure), Moroccan dirham(controversial).

Algerian dinar(de facto), Mauritanian ouguiya(de facto),

Moroccan dirham(de facto).
ISO 3166 codeEH

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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