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Mali Travel Guide

Quick Facts
Capital Bamako
Government Republic
Currency CFA Franc (XOF)
Area total: 1.24 million km2
water: 20,000 km2
land: 1.22 million km2
Population 11,716,829 (July 2006 est.)
Language French (official), Bambara 80%, numerous African languages
Religion Muslim 90%, indigenous beliefs 9%, Christian 1%
Electricity 220V/50Hz (European plug)
Calling Code +223
Internet TLD .ml
Time Zone UTC

Mali is a landlocked country in the Sahel, bordered by Algeria, Niger, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Senegal, and Mauritania. Mali is a developing nation, and remains one of the poorest countries in the world. However, it has some incredible sights, including four UNESCO World-Heritage sites, and the historic city of Timbuktu.

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