Background Notes


Background Notes

The Background Notes series is a collection of works by the United States Department of State. These publications include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty. The series is available online through the State Department's website.

External links

* [http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/ Background Notes website]


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