Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is a country in the Maghreb region of western Africa. Mauritania borders the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Western Sahara to the north, Algeria to the northeast, Mali in the east and southeast, and Senegal to the southwest. Nouakchott is the capital and is located on the Atlantic coast.
Official languages: Arabic
Currency: Mauritanian ouguiya
Calling code: +222
Time zone: GMT ( UTC +0)
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