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الجمهورية الإسلامية الموريتانية - République Islamique de Mauritanie - Republik bu Lislaamu bu Gànnaar
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Mauritania is divided into 12 regions called wilaya and one capital district in Nouakchott, which in turn are subdivided into 44 departments (moughataa).
As far as I know none of these uses heraldic arms.