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Island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) off the southeast coast of the African continent, east of Madagascar. Wikipedia

  • Rodrigues

    108 km2 autonomous outer island of the Republic of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, about 560 km east of Mauritius. Part of the Mascarene Islands which include Mauritius and Réunion. Wikipedia

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    The Chagos Archipelago or Chagos Islands (formerly the Bassas de Chagas, and later the Oil Islands) are a group of seven atolls comprising more than 60 individual tropical islands in the Indian Ocean about 500 kilometres (310 mi) south of the Maldives archipelago. Southernmost archipelago of the Chagos-Laccadive Ridge, a long submarine mountain range in the Indian Ocean. Wikipedia

  • Isle de France (Mauritius)

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  • Geography of Mauritius

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  • Madagascar

    Island country in the Indian Ocean, approximately 250 miles off the coast of East Africa. World's second-largest island country. Wikipedia

  • Ghana

    Country along the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa. Bordered by the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, Togo in the east, the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean in the south. Wikipedia

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    Group of islands in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar consisting of the islands belonging to the Republic of Mauritius as well as the French department of Réunion. Their name derives from the Portuguese navigator Pedro Mascarenhas, who first visited them in April 1512. Wikipedia

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    Single first-order administrative division of the country and consists of the islands of Mauritius and several outlying islands. Under the responsibility of the Ministry of Local Government and Outer Islands. Wikipedia

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  • Comoros

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  • Réunion

    Overseas department and region of the French Republic and an Indian Ocean island in East Africa, east of Madagascar and 175 km southwest of Mauritius. , it had a population of 859,959. Wikipedia

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  • African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty

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  • Expulsion of the Chagossians

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  • African Union

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  • 1985–86 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season

    The first in which the Météo-France office on Réunion tracked cyclones as far east as 90° E in Indian Ocean, south of the equator. Limited to 80° E. Wikipedia

  • São Tomé and Príncipe

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  • Sri Lanka

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  • Iceland

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  • North Macedonia

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  • Mascarene Plateau

    Submarine plateau in the Indian Ocean, north and east of Madagascar. The plateau extends approximately 2000 km, from Seychelles in the north to Réunion in the south. Wikipedia

  • Tromelin Island

    Low, flat island in the Indian Ocean about 500 km north of Réunion and about 450 km east of Madagascar. Administered as part of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands, a French Overseas Territory, but Mauritius claims sovereignty over the island. Wikipedia

  • Maldives

    Small archipelagic state in South Asia, situated in the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean. It lies southwest of Sri Lanka and India, about 700 km from the Asian continent's mainland. Wikipedia


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  • Radama concluded a treaty in 1817 with the British governor of Mauritius to abolish the lucrative slave trade in return for British military and financial assistance.Madagascar-Wikipedia
  • In 1746, Fort St. George and Madras were captured by the French under General La Bourdonnais, the Governor of Mauritius, who plundered the town and its outlying villages.Chennai-Wikipedia
  • This can be interpreted as a form of plural mating, as are those societies dominated by female-headed families in the Caribbean, Mauritius and Brazil where there is frequent rotation of unmarried partners.Marriage-Wikipedia
  • The French established colonies on the islands of Réunion and Mauritius in 1721; by 1735 some 7,200 slaves populated the Mascarene Islands, a number which had reached 133,000 in 1807.Indian Ocean-Wikipedia
  • Neighboring islands include the French territory of Réunion and the country of Mauritius to the east, as well as the state of Comoros and the French territory of Mayotte to the north west.Madagascar-Wikipedia
  • Top countries that invested FDI equity in Maharashtra (from January 2000 to December 2011) were Mauritius (39%), Singapore (10%), United Kingdom (10%), United States (7%) and Netherlands (5%).Maharashtra-Wikipedia

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