COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Denis Sassou Nguesso
Population: 4,954,674 (2017)
Land Size: 342,000 sq km (132,047 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Tue - Dec 11, 2018: Congo, U.S. Sign Air Transport Agreement - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[East African] The United States and the Congo Republic have signed an Open Skies Air Transport Agreement, which is expected to deepen commercial ties between them.
- Fri - Dec 7, 2018: There are Two Congos - But New Book Finds it a Bit Tricky - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[allAfrica] A new book about the Democratic Republic of Congo has come in for some unwanted attention on Twitter.
- Mon - Nov 19, 2018: Paris Concert to Honour Zaiko Langa Langa Greats - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Nation] A special tribute was paid to former members of the legendary Congolese band, Zaiko Langa Langa, at a show last night in Paris, France.