November 30, 2015

New Feature: The World Factbook Now Allows Users to Listen to the National Anthems of Most Countries

From a CIA Announcement:

The World Factbook is pleased to present a new audio function. In conjunction with the United States Navy Band, the Factbook now allows users to listen to most of the world’s national anthems. Go to the Government category for any country and in the “National anthems” field click play to listen.

How a Portion of the the Country Page for Canada Appears in The World Factbook


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