None; it's an island chain off the east coast of Africa
|Note: There is a fourth island that is claimed by Comoros but|
officially belongs to France. I chose not to include it.
None; the closest are Mozambique to the west & Madagascar to the southeast
Mozambique Channel; Indian Ocean
863 square miles
Five Largest Cities:
Moroni, Moutsamoudou, Fomboni, Domoni, Sima
Famous Geographical Point:
Nawal, singer/songwriter & musician
Book Set In/About:
Last of the Pirates: The Search for Bob Denard by Samantha Weinberg
A non-fiction book about a French mercenary who took refuge in the Comoros, where he helped to overthrow two presidents before being overthrown himself and then disappearing.
Movie Set In/About:
"L'Ivresse d'une Oasis (Ashes of Dreams)" (2011), directed by Hachimiya Alameda
I'm not completely sure what this is about, as the description doesn't seem to be written by a native English speaker, but it's a documentary and it involves a road trip across the Comoros so that sounds interesting.
Headline of the Day:
"Tanzania: Dar Strengthens Trade Ties with the Comoros" on allafrica.com.