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Comoros

Com·o·ros

 (kŏm′ə-rōz′)
A country consisting of three main islands and numerous islets of the Comoro Islands in the Indian Ocean off southeast Africa between Mozambique and Madagascar. Settled by peoples from Africa, Indonesia, and Arabia, the islands were ceded to France between 1841 and 1909. They declared their independence from France in 1975 (although Mayotte voted to remain a French territory). Moroni, on Grand Comoro Island, is the capital.

Comoros

(ˈkɒməˌrəʊz; kəˈmɔːrəʊz)
pl n
(Placename) a republic consisting of three volcanic islands in the Indian Ocean, off the NW coast of Madagascar; a French territory from 1947; became independent in 1976 except for Mayotte, the fourth island in the group, which chose to remain French. Official languages: Comorian, French, and Arabic; Swahili is used commercially. Religion: Muslim. Currency: franc. Capital: Moroni. Pop: 752 288 (2013 est). Area: 1862 sq km (719 sq miles). Official name: Union of the Comoros

Com•o•ros

(ˈkɒm əˌroʊz)

n.
Federal Islamic Republic of the, a republic of three Comoro Islands: a former French territory; independence in 1975. 562,723; 719 sq. mi. (1862 sq. km). Cap.: Moroni.
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Noun1.Comoros - a country on the Comoro IslandsComoros - a country on the Comoro Islands  
Comoro Islands, Iles Comores - three main islands and numerous islets in the Indian Ocean between Mozambique and Madagascar
Translations
Komory
Comoras
Komoorid
Komorit
Komori
Comore-szigetek
コモロ
Komorene
Komory
Comores
Comorerna
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KUWAIT, July 2 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Thursday a cable of condolences from President of Comoros Republic Iklil Zanin on the victims of the blast that targeted Imam Alآ[degrees]Sadiq Mosque in Kuwaiti City during Friday prayers last week.
The nationals of the following countries are concerned by this decision : the Russian Federation, Czech Republic, Estonia, Montenegro, Lithuania, Latvia, Slovakia, Moldova, Australia, Singapore, New-Zealand, Iran, Costa Rica, Comoros Republic, Cape Verde, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Namibia, Gabon and South Africa.
Upon arrival, the planes which have flown from King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, were received by the Saudi Charge d'Affaires to the Comoros Republic Abdullah Al-Arjani and the Comoros Minister in Charge of Foreign Affairs Abdulkarim Mohammed.