COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Denis Sassou Nguesso
Population: 4,662,446 (2014)
Land Size: 342,000 sq km (132,047 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Wed - Apr 18, 2018: RDF Explains Crossing of Two Soldiers Into DR Congo Territory - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[New Times] The Rwanda Defence Forces has downplayed the incident in which two Rwandan soldiers were on Monday arrested within about 10m inside the neighbouring DR Congo.
- Thu - Apr 12, 2018: Angola Invited to Attend Summit On Protection of Congo River - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State João Lourenço was invited Wednesday to attend the Summit of Heads of State on the protection of Congo River basin, scheduled for 25th this month in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.
- Thu - Apr 5, 2018: Foreign Relations Dept Slams Gaza Strip Attack - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[News24Wire] The South African government has joined other nations in condemning an attack in the Gaza strip, in which 17 Palestinians were killed last Friday.
- Wed - Apr 4, 2018: Security Forces, Radicals Fingered in Congolese Rape Spree - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[CAJ News] Kinshasa -THE army, police and militia groups have over the past month allegedly raped over 70 citizens in the southern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
- Tue - Mar 27, 2018: CAF Champions League - As Wolayita Dicha Face Young Africans, St. George Meet Cara Brazzaville - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian CAF Confederation Cup representatives Wolayita Dicha will face Tanzanian Young Africans side while the Ethiopian CAF Champions League representatives Saint George will take on Cara Brazzaville of Congo in the Confederation Cup play-offs.