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Congo (Brazzaville)


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    • République populaire du Congo
    • Kongo (Brazzaville)
    • République du Congo (Brazzaville)
    • Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville)
    • Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)
    • Congo (People's Republic)
    • Ludowa Republika Konga
    • Narodnai͡a Respublika Kongo
    • R.P.C. (République populaire du Congo)
    • RPC
    • People's Republic of the Congo
    • Congo Republic (Brazzaville)
    • Repubilika ya Kôngo
    • Republíki ya Kongó
    • West Congo
    • ROC (Republic of Congo)
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        Country
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        Independent political entity
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        (thesoz) National state
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        (stw) State
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        Brazzaville
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  • Sources

    • found: Annuaire artistique de la République populaire du Congo, année 1980:t.p. (Brazzaville, R.P.C.)
    • found: Its Treaty with the People's Republic of the Congo ... 1991:t.p. (People's Republic of the Congo)
    • found: Web. geog.(Congo, officially People's Republic of the Congo, or formerly Middle Congo)
    • found: LC manual cat.(hdg.: Congo (Brazzaville); info: The Republic of the Congo became independent on Aug. 15, 1960, after having been one of the four territories of French Equatorial Africa under the name of Middle Congo; commonly identified as Congo (Brazzaville) at U.N. and by others to distinguish it from its neighbor Congo (Léopoldville), the former Belgian Congo, now Zaire)
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(pcl; 01°00ʹ00ʺS 015°00ʹ00ʺE)
    • found: Time, Nov. 22, 2010:p. 21 (Congo Republic; Republic of the Congo)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 27, 2019:Republic of the Congo (The Republic of the Congo (French: République du Congo; Kongo: Repubilika ya Kôngo; Lingala: Republíki ya Kongó), also known as Congo-Brazzaville, the Congo Republic, West Congo, ROC or simply the Congo, is a country located in the western coast of Central Africa; 1.44°S 15.556°E)
    • found: The world factbook, via WWW, June 27, 2019(Congo, Republic of the; upon independence in 1960, the former French region of Middle Congo became the Republic of the Congo; location: Central Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Angola and Gabon; geographic coordinates: 1 00 S, 15 00 E; conventional long form: Republic of the Congo; conventional short form: Congo (Brazzaville); local long form: République du Congo; local short form: Congo; former: French Congo, Middle Congo, People's Republic of the Congo, Congo/Brazzaville)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-07-16: new
    • 2019-08-15: revised
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