Burkina Faso

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Burkina Faso, formerly Upper Volta, is a landlocked country in West Africa. It is surrounded by six countries: Mali to the north, Niger to the east, Benin to the south east, Togo and Ghana to the south, and Côte d'Ivoire to the south west.

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Ouagadougou is the capital of Burkina Faso and the nation's cultural & economic centre.
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Dori is a town in North Burkina Faso Dori is located between two very large barrages.

With a population of more than half a million, Bobo-Dioulasso is the second largest city in Burkina Faso.
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North Burkina Faso is the Sahelian region of Burkina Faso, along the border of Mali and Niger.

The Black Volta Region of Burkina Faso is in the southwest of the country.
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The Volta Delta is the central region of Burkina Faso.
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East Burkina Faso the arid, easternmost part of Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  16,200,000
  • Latitude of center:  12° 34' 33.6" (12.576°) north
  • Longitude of center:  1° 36' 14.4" (1.604°) west
  • Average elevation:  313 meters (1,027 feet)
  • Capital:  Ouagadougou
  • Area:  274,200 km² (105,869 miles²)
  • Language:  French
  • Currency:  Franc (XOF)
  • Phone code:  226
  • Internet domain:  .bf
  • Neighbors:  Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Togo
  • Wikidata:  Burkina Faso
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Burkina Faso

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  • Afrikaans:  Boerkina Fasso
  • Akan:  Bɔkina Faso
  • Amharic:  ቡርኪና ፋሶ
  • Arabic:  بوركينا فاسو
  • Armenian:  Բուրկինա Ֆասո
  • Arpitan:  Burkina Fasô
  • Asturian:  Burkina Fasu
  • Azerbaijani:  Burkina-Faso
  • Bambara:  Burukina Faso
  • Banjar:  Burkina Paso
  • Bashkir:  Буркина-Фасо
  • Belarusian:  Буркіна-Фасо
  • Bengali:  বুরকিনা ফাসো, বুর্কিনা ফাসো
  • Bihari :  बुर्किना फासो
  • Bishnupriya:  বুর্কিনা ফাসো
  • Bulgarian:  Буркина Фасо
  • Burmese:  ဘာကီးနားဖားဆိုနိုင်ငံ
  • Central Khmer:  ប៊ូរគីណាហ្វាសូ
  • Central Kurdish:  بورکینافاسۆ
  • Chechen:  Буркина-Фасо
  • Chinese:  布吉納法索, 布基纳法索
  • Chuvash:  Буркина Фасо
  • Dhivehi:  ބުރުކީނާ ފާސޯ
  • Egyptian Arabic:  بوركينا فاسو
  • Esperanto:  Burkino
  • Ewe:  Burkina Faso nutome
  • Extremaduran:  Burquina Fasu
  • Fulah:  Burkibaa Faaso
  • Galician:  Burquina Faso
  • Ganda:  Burukina Faso
  • Georgian:  ბურკინა ფასო, ბურკინა-ფასო
  • Greek:  Μπουρκίνα Φάσο
  • Gujarati:  બુર્કિના ફાસો
  • Haitian:  Boukinafaso
  • Hausa:  Burkina faso
  • Hawaiian:  Burakina Faso
  • Hebrew:  בורקינה פאסו
  • Hindi:  बर्किना फासो, बुर्किना फ़ासो, बुर्किना फासो
  • Icelandic:  Burkína Fasó, Búrkína Fasó
  • Irish:  Buircíne Fasó
  • Japanese:  ブルキナファソ
  • Kalmyk:  Буркинапасин Орн
  • Kannada:  ಬುರ್ಕಿನಾ ಫಾಸೋ, ಬುರ್ಕೀನ ಫಾಸೊ
  • Kashmiri:  बुर्कीना-फासो
  • Kazakh:  Буркина Фасо
  • Kikuyu:  Bukinafaso
  • Kinyarwanda:  Burukina Faso
  • Kirghiz:  Буркина-Фасо
  • Korean:  부르키나 파소, 부르키나파소
  • Kurdish:  Burkîna Faso, بورکینافاسۆ
  • Lao:  ເບີກິນາຟາໂຊ
  • Latin:  Burcina Faso
  • Latvian:  Burkinafaso
  • Ligurian:  Borkinn-a Fäso
  • Lingala:  Bukina Faso
  • Lithuanian:  Burkina Fasas
  • Luba-Katanga:  Bukinafaso
  • Macedonian:  Буркина Фасо
  • Malagasy:  Borkina Faso
  • Malayalam:  ബുര്‍ക്കിനാ ഫാസോ, ബർക്കിനാ ഫാസോ
  • Marathi:  बर्किना फासो, बुर्किना फासो
  • Mazanderani:  بورکینافاسو
  • Mingrelian:  ბურკინა-ფასო
  • Mongolian:  Буркина Фасо
  • Nahuatl languages:  Burquina Faso
  • Nauru:  Burkinabato
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  बर्किना फासो, बुर्किना फासो
  • Newari:  बुर्किना फासो
  • North Ndebele:  Bhukina Faso
  • Northern Luri:  بورکینافاسو
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ବୁରକିନା ଫାସୋ, ବୁର୍କିନୋ ଫାସୋ
  • Oromo:  Burkinaa Faasoo
  • Ossetian:  Буркина Фасо
  • Pali:  बुर्कीना-फासो
  • Panjabi:  ਬੁਰਕੀਨਾ ਫ਼ਾਸੋ
  • Persian:  بورکینا فاسو, بورکینافاسو
  • Portuguese:  Burkina Fasso, Burquina Faso
  • Pushto:  بورکینا فاسو
  • Quechua:  Burkina Phasu
  • Romanian:  Burkina Fasso
  • Rundi:  Burukina Faso
  • Russia Buriat:  Буркино-Фасо
  • Russian:  Буркина Фасо, Буркина-Фасо
  • Rusyn:  Буркіна Фасо
  • Samogitian:  Borkėna Fasos
  • Sanskrit:  बुर्कीना-फासो
  • Scottish Gaelic:  Buirciona Faso
  • Serbian:  Буркина Фасо
  • Shona:  Bukinafaso
  • Sicilian:  Burchina Fasu
  • Sinhala:  බර්කිනා ෆාසෝ
  • Slovak:  Burkina
  • Somali:  Burkiina Faaso
  • Spanish:  Burkina Fasso (Alto Volta)
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Bukinafaso
  • Swati:  IBhukhina-Faso
  • Tajik:  Буркина Фасо
  • Tamil:  புர்கினா ஃபாஸோ, புர்க்கினா பாசோ
  • Tatar:  Буркина Фасо
  • Telugu:  బర్కీనా ఫాసో, బుర్కినా ఫాసో
  • Thai:  บูร์กินาฟาโซ, ประเทศบูร์กินาฟาโซ
  • Tibetan:  བརཀི་ན། ཕསོ།, བུར་ཀི་ན་ཕ་སོ།
  • Tigrinya:  ቡርኪና ፋሶ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Pekano Faso
  • Turkmen:  Burkina-Faso
  • Uighur:  بۇركىنا فاسو
  • Ukrainian:  Буркіна Фасо, Буркіна-Фасо
  • Urdu:  برکینا فاسو
  • Vietnamese:  Buốc-ki-na Pha-xô (Burkina Faso), Buốc-ki-na Pha-xô
  • Volapük:  Burkinän
  • Welsh:  Bwrcina Ffaso
  • Western Frisian:  Boerkina Faso
  • Western Mari:  Буркина Фасо
  • Western Panjabi:  برکینا فاسو
  • Wolof:  Burkinaa Faaso
  • Yakut:  Буркина Фасо
  • Yiddish:  בורקינע פאסא
  • Yoruba:  Bùrkínà Fasò, Orílẹ́ède Bùùkíná Fasò
  • Yue Chinese:  布基納法索
  • Zulu:  IBukhina Faso, i-Burkina Faso
  • Republic of Upper Volta
  • République Voltaïque
  • République de Haute-Volta
  • Volta Republic
  • Volta Superior
  • Voltaic Republic

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