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Spain

Officially the Kingdom of Spain Spanish: Reino de Espaa), is a country located in Southern Europe, with three small exclaves in North Africa Morocco).

The mainland of Spain is bounded on the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea (containing the Balearic Islands), on the north by the Bay of Biscay Atlantic Ocean (containing the Canary Islands off the African coast). Spain shares land borders with Portugal, France, Andorra, Gibraltar, and Morocco.

It is the largest of three sovereign states that make up the Iberian Peninsula the others being Portugal and Andorra.

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Capital:Madrid
Currency:Euro
Religions:Roman Catholicism
Languages:Spanish, Basque

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