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Provides information on a variety of cultural topics for the countries covered, offering broad factual information, deep insight and thoughtful analysis.
CIA: The World Factbook
Political, geographic, economic, and sociological summaries organized by country.
BBC News Country Profiles
Historical, political and economic background. Includes audio and video clips from the BBC.
Country Reports from the Economist
Reports include recent news articles, country profiles, forecasts, fact sheets, and economic data.
Entries on countries detail their geography, people, economy, government, society, cultural life, and history. Provides a list of best websites on the country.
Guide to Countries of the World
Handbook that provides a wealth of information for every country in the world.
Click on countries and retrieve background information and up to date reports on all countries.