Countries by a Single Clue #10

Can you name the country that corresponds to each clue?
Answer must correspond to yellow box!
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Last updated: May 19, 2017
First submittedMay 19, 2017
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Where flamenco dancing got its start
African country that is closest to Europe
Major languages include Zulu, Xhosa, and Afrikaans
South Africa
Site of a failed coup in 2016. (But some suspect the coup was staged).
Largest oil exporter in Europe
Largest country that is entirely in Europe
Explorers from this country were the first to sail around Africa
Has the lowest murder rate of all countries with a population over 10 million
Only country that starts with O
Invaded by the USSR in 1979
Is led by the Pope
Vatican City
The Khmer Rouge killed over 10% of the population in the late 1970s
The largest country that borders the Caribbean Sea
Where Pablo Escobar lived
Created from the merger of Tanganyika and Zanzibar
This Asian tiger is known as the Lion City
Formerly led by Idi Amin
Major cities include Qom, Shiraz, and Isfahan
Country once led by Colonel Gaddafi
This country has a GDP per capita that is 20 times greater than its only neighbor
South Korea
Level 82
May 19, 2017
So... Florida (and its territorial waters) are not considered to border the Caribbean?
Level 87
May 19, 2017
Nope, they border the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean is southern
Level 73
Nov 7, 2017
It is bounded by Mexico and Central America to the west and south west, to the north by the Greater Antilles starting with Cuba, to the east by the Lesser Antilles, and to the south by the north coast of South America.
Level 58
Oct 5, 2019
Florida only borders the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico, just like the northern coast of Cuba. The southern coast of Cuba does border the Caribbean.
Level 80
May 19, 2017
I thought the last one was Dominican Republic, but the ratio with Haiti seems to be *only* 9.
Level 64
May 20, 2017
same here
Level 85
Aug 3, 2017
So.... a country is a tiger?
Level 80
Aug 24, 2017
Google "Four Asian Tigers".
Level 59
Aug 31, 2017
Isn't Russia Europes largest oil exporter? I don't want to start the whole Asian/European debate here, but on JP, Russia is usually considered European. Excluding it does make the question more interesting though, so I'm all for it, but I think you should mention it somehow.
Level 68
Nov 7, 2017
I haven't looked it up but I believe Russia is a large oil producer, but does not really export as much. They consume most of what they produce.
Level 62
Nov 7, 2017
Only missed Turkey and South Korea. I had "South" typed out when I ran out of time :(
Level 43
Nov 7, 2017
As a Colombian it is sad that the clue for our country is Escobar a murderer, drug traficker and worst of the worst. Try our coffee, which is one of the best in the world
Level 62
Nov 7, 2017
I'll also accept Sofia Vergara
Level 61
Nov 9, 2017
Don't complain about Escobar. I'm from Germany, so guess what would be our favourite clue...
Level 57
Nov 9, 2017
Something to do with Beckenbauer?
Level 60
Nov 7, 2017
"neighbor"? Is this an American spelling?
Level 38
Nov 7, 2017
Thank you for pointing out that Mexico BORDERS the Caribbean Sea, instead of claiming that is part of the Caribbean, as some have done..