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Problems in the Panhandle: Namibia’s Caprivi Strip

By Martin W. Lewis | September 13, 2011 | 4 Comments
Map of Language Groups in the Caprivi Strip and Environs

Of the world’s many geopolitical “panhandles,” that of Oklahoma best fits the term: the state is indeed shaped like a pan with a well-defined handle. In regard to sovereign states, Namibia seems to sport the clearest handle, although the rest of the country looks more like a deep pot than a pan. At any rate

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