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African Island Countries

Name the six African nations that are completely located on islands.
Last updated: January 27, 2019
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Country
Cape Verde
Comoros
Madagascar
Country
Mauritius
São Tomé and Príncipe
Seychelles
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level 48
Jan 22, 2017
Comoros
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level 64
Jan 22, 2017
Honestly, what happened to Comoros?
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level 59
Jan 22, 2017
Oh, sorry, I apologize to any Comorians out there.
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level 53
Jan 28, 2019
I accept your apology. (I'm actually part comorian)
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level 72
Jan 27, 2019
Why is there this need to assign a country to a continent when it is not part of one? I think it would be more accurate to describe these as non-continental countries.
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level 67
Jan 28, 2019
Why worry?........ Be Happy ;O)
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level 83
Jan 28, 2019
Because if we didn't, we wouldn't be able to argue about where Cyprus belongs, and do you really want to take that away from us Jerry?
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level 78
Jan 28, 2019
Sorta make them the unwanted orphans of the world?
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level 38
Jan 28, 2019
To Gerry928: Beats me! Especially when they are haphazardly and erroneously assigned to a continent or area. (e.g., Trinidad, the ABC islands, Barbados, Madagascar...)
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level 56
Jan 30, 2019
It probably would. There is no logical and non-arbitrary reason why Malta shouldn't be included.
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level 75
Feb 15, 2019
They didn't do that when I was in school in the Dark Ages. Now some argue for geographic inclusion because of plates or whatever, while others argue for a different placement because of culture or politics. Don't worry, at some point it will all change again.
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level 68
Jan 31, 2019
I always think of Equatorial Guinea as primarily an island country because of the importance of its island.
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level 54
Feb 14, 2019
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level 32
Feb 14, 2019
lol I almost forgot madagascar
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level 41
Feb 20, 2019
I actually forgot Madagascar how could I be so stupid