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    Mauritania Communications - 2002

      Telephones - main lines in use 26,500 (2001)

      Telephones - mobile cellular 35,000 (2001)

      Telephone system
      general assessment: limited system of cable and open-wire lines, minor microwave radio relay links, and radiotelephone communications stations (improvements being made)
      domestic: mostly cable and open-wire lines; a recently completed domestic satellite telecommunications system links Nouakchott with regional capitals
      international: satellite earth stations - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) and 2 Arabsat

      Radio broadcast stations AM 1, FM 14, shortwave 1 (2001)

      Radios 410,000 (2001)

      Television broadcast stations 1 (2002)

      Televisions 98,000 (2001)

      Internet country code .mr

      Internet Service Providers (ISPs) 5 (2001)

      Internet users 7,500 (2001)

      NOTE: The information regarding Mauritania on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Mauritania Communications 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Mauritania Communications 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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