Dakar

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Dakar is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Senegal, locatit on the Cap-Vert Peninsula, on the kintra's Atlantic coast. Its position, on the wastren edge o Africae (it is the wastrenmaist ceety on the African mainland), is an advantageous departure point for trans-Atlantic an European trade; this fact aidit its growth intae a major regional port.

Accordin tae December 31, 2005 offeecial estimates, the ceety o Dakar proper haes a population o 1,030,594, whereas the population o the Dakar metropolitan aurie is estimatit at 2.45 million fowk.

Dakar is a major administrative centre, hame tae the Naitional Assembly o Senegal an Senegal's President's Palace.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Dakar is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Città Gemellate" (in Italian). Comune di Milano. Retrieved 6 April 2012. 
  2. "DC Sister City Relationships". The District of Columbia. Retrieved 6 April 2012. 

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

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