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Country reports for most countries with basic geography and politics, human rights and religious freedom information, descriptions of business culture, and travel warnings.
Selected dictionaries, encyclopedias, and reference books in many subjects.
CIA World Factbook
Public versions of country profiles written by the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States.
Find more in-depth scientific information
Find current event and news on your country
News articles from U.S. newspapers. Includes the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Star Tribune, and more.
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