mauritanian mauritanian

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Mauritania
  2. (adj) of or related to the island or country of Mauritius or its inhabitants

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  1. "In these difficult moments, I am calling on the Mauritanian people......to reject this new coup d'Etat," Ahmed Ould Daddah, who leads the main opposition party, told a news conference late Thursday.
    on Jul 23, 2009 By: Ahmed Ould Daddah Source: AFP

  2. "Sanctions against the Mauritanian people, as poor as they are, would be impossible to accept," Mr Kouchner said.
    on Nov 21, 2008 By: Bernard Kouchner Source: Irish Times

  3. EU Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Louis Michel said the coup jeopardised cooperation "as we are finalising with the Mauritanian government a 156 million euro (241 million dollar) programme for 2008-2013 to add to assistance already in place".
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Louis Michel Source: Middle East Online

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