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A region or country with no coastline or with only an inland sea. In commerce, infrastructure such as roads, railroads or airports is required to transport cargo to a landlocked area.


Without access to public streets or roads. The owner of property that is landlocked may file suit to obtain an easement by necessity across another's land, but it must be a route that places the least burden on the other property.

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Highlighting the importance of connectivity in all sector development of a landlocked country, Nepal, Bhandari said that it will provide tremendous opportunities for trade, investment, tourism and open up the people-to-people relations.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Apr 2 (ANI): India has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Consultancy Service (NABCONS) for setting up the India-Africa Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development (IAIARD) in Malawi, a landlocked country in southeastern Africa.
Luxembourg, officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a small landlocked country in Western Europe.
Janjua said hostile forces plotted to turn Pakistan into a landlocked country, and enlisted it among the countries posing threat to the rest of the world.
This is especially important for Uzbekistan, a doubly landlocked country.
The Republic of Macedonia is a landlocked country and its main access to sea is the ports in Greece.
He added that he signed the MoU along with the Kazakh Minister of Sports and Culture, applauding the world's largest landlocked country for organizing a spectacle that featured 350 competitors representing more than 29 nations.
Despite euphoria at independence, South Sudan erupted into civil war in December 2014, setting off a cycle of retaliatory killings that have split the poverty-stricken, landlocked country along ethnic lines.
A landlocked country, Nepal does not have plenty of options to meet its energy needs.
Washington has expressed appreciation for Pakistan's latest efforts to expand bilateral cooperation with Afghanistan towards security of the landlocked country, according to State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki.
Campaigning focused on whether the landlocked country wedged between
Kazakhstan, the world's largest landlocked country by land area, is also said to rank in the top ten for iron ore, and gold, it's a well-known diamonds exporter and holds the 11th largest proven reserves of both petroleum and natural gas.