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A sovereign state that is entirely enclosed by land, or whose only coastlines lie on closed seas, and therefore lacks a territorial access to the sea, which causes remoteness and isolation from world markets and high transit costs imposing serious constraints on the overall socio-economic development. (Source: UN-OHRLLS)

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pays en développement sans littoral
развивающаяся страна, не имеющая выхода к морю
país en desarrollo sin litoral
بلد نام غير ساحلي

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