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Heads of State
- Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments. Compiled by the CIA, this is a quick listing of head politicians, including ministers, ambassadors to the U.S., and UN representatives. Information is organized alphabetically by country and is updated weekly.
- Rulers. This site contains lists of heads of state and heads of government, going back historically. Short biographies of some leaders are also provided. Countries are listed alphabetically, and are also accessible by using a linked map. International organizations, foreign ministers and religious leaders are also included, as well as a chronicle of relevant events since 1996 of changes to political leadership internationally.