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FAQ about Tunisia

What is the capital of Tunisia? The capital of Tunisia is the bustling city of Tunis, from which the name of the country is taken. The city’s population is nearly three-quarters of a million people, with more than two million living in the greater metropolitan area. Tunis is built on the venerable city of Carthage, which is still an important [...Read More]

FAQ about South Korea

What is the capital of South Korea? South Korea’s capital is the city of Seoul. With as many as 10 million people, it is more than three times as large as North Korea’s capital and is growing at a phenomenal rate. What is the total population of South Korea? South Korea is estimated to be home to nearly 49 million [...Read More]

FAQ about North Korea

What is the capital of North Korea?  The capital of North Korea is Pyongyang, its largest city. With more than 3 million residents, it is the default center of activity in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula. What is the total population of North Korea?  Current estimates place the population at around 24.5 million people. How big is North [...Read More]

FAQ about Kazakhstan

How big is Kazakhstan? Kazakhstan is 2,724,900 square kilometers, or 1,052,085 square miles. It is the world’s largest landlocked country, and the ninth largest overall. Kazakhstan is more or less the same size as all of Western Europe put together. What countries border Kazakhstan?  Kazakhstan is bordered by China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. Mongolia does not share a border [...Read More]

FAQ about Turkey

What is the capital of Turkey? Ankara Who is the President of Turkey? Abdullah Gul Who is the Prime Minister of Turkey? Recep Tayyip Erdogan Where is Turkey located? Is Turkey part of Europe or Asia? Turkey is located in western Asia and eastern Europe, and is close to Africa. The Bosporus or Bosphorus is one of the Turkish Straits, which [...Read More]

FAQ about Mongolia

What is the capital of Mongolia? Ulaanbaatar Where is Mongolia located? Northern Asia (between Russia and China) How big is Mongolia? 1,565,000 square kilometers or 604,250 square miles What is the population of Mongolia? About 3 million What type of government does Mongolia have? Parliamentary republic What countries border Mongolia? Russia and China. Kazakhstan’s border is also very close to [...Read More]

FAQ about Russia

What is the complete name of Russia? Russian Federation (Rossiyskaya Federatsiya) What type of government does Russia have? Federal semi-presidential Republic Who is Russia’s current president? Dmitry Medvedev Who is Russia’s current prime minister? Vladmir Putin What is the capital of Russia? Moscow Where is Russia located? Northern Asia or far eastern Europe (see: Is Russia in Europe or Asia?) [...Read More]

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