Republic of the United Provinces of Mauritania
République de les Provinces Unies de Mauritanie
جمهورية المقاطعات المتحدة في موريتانيا

Timeline: 1861: Historical Failing

OTL equivalent: Mauritania without Adrar, Hodh Ech Chargui, Tagant, Tiris Zemmour Wilayas
Flag of Mauritania
Flag of Mauritania
Map of Mauritania (1861 HF)
Location of Mauritania
(and largest city)
French, Maghreb Arabic and Hassaniya Arabic.
  others Wolof, local languages
Religion Islam
President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz
Established 1960
Independence from CSF
Currency Ouguiya

Mauritania is a nation in Africa. A majority of the population of economy depends on fishing, fish processing, substance agriculture and and nomadic livestock for a livelihood, even though most of the nomads and many subsistence farmers were forced into the cities by recurrent droughts in the 1970s and 1980s. Nouakchott opened a two small clothing factory in 1997.