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Exclamation Mauritania Visa at the border [UPDATE 6-nov-2009]

Recieved an email yesterday from Just in Mauritania:
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Bab Sahara BP 59 ATAR MAURITANIE Tél. 00222.647 39 66 Camping - Restaurant - AubergeAgence Touristique Bab-Sahara -Auberge - Restaurant - Camping - Musée - Agence

Depuis aujourd'hui on ne délivre PLUS DE VISAS (même pour trois joirs) à la frontière, donc faites les chez vous ou au consulat Mauritanien à Rabat.
C'est sérieux, très grave mais on espère qu'il s'agit d'une mesure temporaire!

Since today no more visa is delivered at the mauritanian border. So do this in Paris, Brussels or even better in Rabat!
A serious very negative news, but we hope it's a provisorily!
Just
This is also mentioned at the Routard.com/mauritania forum by Olivia from Nouackchott.

I hope this will be changed soon.
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