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ABOUT LIBERIA

Monrovia, Liberia

Liberia, officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country in West Africa. It is bordered by Sierra Leone on the west, Guinea on the north and Côte d’Ivoire on the east. The country holds the second-largest area of primary tropical rainforest in its region and protects unique wildlife in Sapo National Park.  With over a dozen distinct ethnic groups, Liberia consists of a beautiful blend of dialects, food, and music.

Capital: MONROVIA
Dialing code: 231
Leader: PRESIDENT GEORGE WEAH
Population: 4,807,507 (2018) World Population Review
Currency: LIBERIAN DOLLAR
Government: PRESIDENTIAL SYSTEM, UNITARY STATE, REPUBLIC, CONSTITUTIONAL REPUBLIC
Official Language: ENGLISH
Olympic Abbreviation: LBR (Liberians refer to country as LIB)

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