Webcams in Mauritania
Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (Arabic: الجمهورية الإسلامية الموريتانية), is a country in northwest Africa, between 15 and 27 degrees north latitude and 5 and 17 degrees west longitude. Mauritania is part of the African Union, the Arab Maghreb Union, the Arab League and the OMVS, is a member of the Francophonie.
It has a coastline of 600 km of the Atlantic Ocean stretching from Nouadhibou Ndiago south to north. To the north it is bordered by Algeria and Western Sahara (claimed by Morocco and the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic), Mali to the east and Senegal to the south.