Republic of the Congo
|Republic of the Congo|
|President||Denis Sassou Nguesso|
|Prime minister||Isidore Mvouba|
The Republic of the Congo has a republican form of government, and the current president is Denis Sassou Nguesso, a Marxist. The capital of the ROC is Brazzaville, directly across the river from Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.