Nauru gained its independence in 1968.

From 2001 to 2008, and again from 2012, it accepted aid from the Australian Government in exchange for hosting the Nauru detention centre.

  • There is 1 seaport in Nauru.

Tourist Attraction#

Dolphins and fish abound in the waters off the world's smallest independent republic.


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