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Pakistan (پاکستان)

republic in Asia
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Pakistan's International borders are the external boundaries of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. It borders the People's Republic of China to the north (Xinjiang Autonomous Region), and the north-east (Tibet Autonomous Region), the Disputed territory of Occupied Kashmir which was part of the British Indian territory until 1948 is also included respectively, that borders the People's Republic of China to the east entirely. Pakistan borders the entire eastern length of the country with the Republic of India (Bhārat) and on the south towards the Arabian Sea, to the north-west Pakistan is separated by fourteen Kilometres of a narrow strip of the Afghan-occupied Gorno-Badakhshan territory called the Wakhan Corridor which extends between Northern Pakistan and Southern Tajikistan. The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is to the west and north, and brethren Persia (Ancient Iran) is to the southwest. Pakistan also shares to the extreme South-west a maritime border with Oman respectively.
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Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a federal parliamentary Republic in Southcentral Asia at crossroads of Central Asia, Western Asia; It is considered as part of Greater Middle East Region. It borders by Bharat, Afghanistan, Iran, and China, with a maritime border of Oman. The Federal capital is Islamabad.

Pakistan 
republic in Asia
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Instance of sovereign state,
country
Named after
LocationSouth Asia, Pakistan
Capital
Basic form of government
  • federal republic
Legislative body
Executive body
Official language
Anthem
  • Qaumi Taranah
Currency
Head of state
Head of government
Inception
  • 14 August 1947
Population
  • 182,142,594 (2013)
Area
  • 881,913 ±1 km²
Follows
  • Dominion of Pakistan
Top-level Internet domain
  • .pk
official website

30° 00′ 00″ N, 71° 00′ 00″ E

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National symbols of PakistanEdit

Geographic mapEdit

Main gallery: Maps of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
Selected maps are included in the   Wikimedia Atlas of Pakistan .

Province of PakistanEdit

Main category: Provinces of Pakistan
  • Autonomous administrative territorial entity

LandmarkEdit

LandscapeEdit

Main category: Landscapes of Pakistan

InfrastructureEdit

Pakistan Armed ForcesEdit

CultureEdit

Main category: Culture of Pakistan

AnimalEdit

Main category: Animals of Pakistan

MammalEdit

Main category: Mammals of Pakistan

FaunaEdit

Main category: Fauna of Pakistan

Birds of PakistanEdit

Main gallery: Birds of Pakistan.