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Angaur (or Ngeaur) is an island in the island nation of Palau, southwest of Peleliu. The island, which forms its own state, has an area of 8 km² (3 mi²). Its population (as of 1990) is 206. The island is located southwest of Peleliu, and it is a popular surfing location. In 2003, the Palau National Congress legalized casino gambling. Angaur is accessible by boat or plane. A U.S. Navy Seabees station was previously here. The official languages here are Angaur , Japanese and English.
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