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In Mauritania, Iron Ore Train is one of the longest trains in the world. (Arabic lg, Arabic wr)


En Mauritanie, Iron Ore Train est l'un des trains les plus longs du monde.

What's a train? How to define it? What does a train represent to us? How did the railway come into being? How did the railway lines develop (tracks - stations...)? How is the interior space of the train organised? What is the role of the railway in economic balances? What are the environmental effects of the railway? What impacts does and will digital technology have on rail traffic?... (to be completed)

Qu’est–ce qu’un train ? Comment le définir ? Que représente le train à nos yeux ? Comment le chemin de fer s’est–il mis en place ? Comment les lignes ferroviaires se sont–elles développées (voies – gares…) ? Comment s’organise l’espace intérieur du train ? Quel est le rôle du chemin de fer dans les équilibres économiques ? Quels sont les effets environnementaux du chemin de fer ? Quels impacts a et aura le numérique sur le trafic ferroviaire ?... (à compléter)

French West Africa

French West Africa (French: Afrique-Occidentale française, AOF) - From 1895 to 1958, a federation of French colonial territories in Africa including: Mauritania, Senegal, French Sudan (pres. Mali), French Guinea (pres. Guinea), Côte d’Ivoire, Upper Volta (pres. Burkina Faso), Dahomey (pres. Benin) and Niger.

Mauritania

Mauritania

Mauritania is a country in Africa. Its capital is: Nouakchott. Its official language is: Arabic. Other languages include: French; Fula; Soninke; Wolof. Its currency is: Ouguiya.

Code: MR | MRT
FR: Mauritanie
DE: Mauretanien
IT: Mauritania
ES: Mauritania
ZH: 毛里塔尼亚
PI: máolǐtǎníyǎ
JA: モーリタニア
RO: Mōritania
Capital: Nouakchott
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