Borders of the United Kingdom (1922-)

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Can you name the countries that border, or have bordered, the United Kingdom and/or its possessions since 1922?

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Militarily occupied territory does not count. Only lands that were annexed. IMPORTANT NOTE: The Statute of Westminster (1932) counts as the independence date for AUS, CAN, NFL, NZL, and SFA.
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Years BorderingCountryBorders With
1922-Northern Ireland (1922-)
1922-1981British Honduras (1922-1981)
1922-1981British Honduras (1922-1981)
1922-1966British Guiana (1922-1966)
1922-1966British Guiana (1922-1966); North Borneo (1922-1949); New Guinea (1922-1932)
1922-1966British Guiana (1922-1966)
1922-1964Southern Rhodesia (1922-1965); Northern Rhodesia, Nyasaland (1922-1964); Tanganyika (1922-1961); India (1922-1947); South Africa (1922-1932)
1922-1962Tanganyika (1922-1961); Uganda Protectorate (1922-1962); Sudan (1922-1956)
1922-1962Aden (1922-1962)
1922-1961Sierra Leone (1922-1961)
1922-1953Sudan (1922-1953); Cyrenaïca (1943-1949); Palestine (1922-1948)
1922-1949Hong Kong (1922-1949); Burma (1922-1948); India (1922-1947); Tianjin (1922-1943); Port Edward (1922-1930); Hankou, Jiujiang (1922-1927)
1922-1947India (1922-1947)
1922-1947India (1922-1947)
1922-1947India (1922-1947); Mesopotamia (1922-1932)
1922-1947India (1922-1947)
1922-1946British Somaliland, Kenya (1922-1946); Sudan (1922-1943)
1922-1940British Somaliland, Burma, Gambia, Gold Coast, India, Nigeria, Palestine, Shamian Island, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tianjin, Transjordan (1922-1940)
1922-1936; 1941-1963Kenya (1922-1936; 1941-1963); British Somaliland (1922-1936;1941-1960); Sudan (1922-1936; 1941-1956)
1922-1932Burma, Malaya (1922-1932)
1922-1932Canada (1922-1932)
1922-1931; 1975-Gibraltar (1922-1931; 1975-)
1922-1926India (1922-1926)
1922-1926Transjordan (1922-1926)
1922-1926Aden, Kuwait, Mesopotamia, Muscat, Oman, Qatar, Transjordan, Trucial States (1922-1926)
1922-1923Mesopotamia (1922-1923)
1923-1932Mesopotamia (1923-1932)
1926-1947India (1926-1947)
1926-1932Aden, Kuwait, Mesopotamia, Muscat, Oman, Qatar, Transjordan, Trucial States (1926-1932)
1931-1939Gibraltar (1931-1939)
1932-1971Muscat, Oman, Qatar, Trucial States (1932-1971); Aden (1932-1967); Kuwait (1932-1961); Transjordan (1932-1946)
1932-1966; 1979-1980Southern Rhodesia (1932-1965; 1979-1980); Swaziland (1932-1968); Bechuanaland, Basutoland (1932-1966); Northern Rhodesia (1932-1964)
1932-1958Kuwait (1932-1958); Transjordan (1932-1946)
1932-1957Malaya (1932-1957); Burma (1932-1948)
1934-1949Newfoundland (1934-1949)
1939-1975Gibraltar (1939-1975)
Years BorderingCountryBorders With
1940-1944British Somaliland, Burma, Gambia, Gold Coast, India, Nigeria, Palestine, Shamian Island, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Transjordan (1940-1944); Tianjin (1940-1943); Eritrea (1941-1944); Cyrenaïca, Tripolitania (1943-1944)
1943-1948Palestine (1943-1948)
1943-1948Palestine (1943-1948)
1944-1958British Somaliland, Gambia, Nigeria, Palestine, Sierra Leone (1944-1958); Gold Coast (1944-1957); Sudan (1944-1956); Eritrea, Tripolitania (1944-1951); Cyrenaïca, Shamian Island (1944-1949); Burma (1944-1948); India (1944-1947); Transjordan (1944-1946)
1946-1948Palestine (1946-1948)
1947-1948Burma (1947-1948)
1947-1948Burma (1947-1948)
1949-1963North Borneo (1949-1963)
1949-1997Hong Kong (1949-1997)
1946-1960British Somaliland, Kenya (1946-1960)
1949-1951Sudan (1949-1951)
1951-1956Sudan (1951-1956)
1953-1956Sudan (1953-1956)
1956-1962Uganda Protectorate (1956-1962)
1958-1961Kuwait (1958-1961)
1958-1961Sierra Leone (1958-1961)
1958-1960Nigeria (1958-1960)
1958-1960Nigeria (1958-1960)
1958-1960Nigeria (1958-1960)
1958-1960British Somaliland (1958-1960); Gambia (1958-1959)
1958-1960Nigeria (1958-1960)
1959-1960Gambia (1959-1960)
1960-Akrotiri, Dhekelia (1960-)
1960-1964Northern Rhodesia (1960-1964); Uganda Protectorate (1960-1962)
1960-1963Kenya (1960-1963)
1961-1964Northern Rhodesia, Nyasaland (1961-1964); Kenya (1961-1963); Uganda Protectorate (1961-1962)
1962-1967Aden (1962-1967)
1962-1963Kenya (1962-1963)
1963-1984Brunei (1963-1984)
1964Northern Rhodesia, Nyasaland (1964)
1964-1966; 1979-1980Southern Rhodesia (1964-1965; 1979-1980); Bechuanaland (1964-1966)
1965-1966Bechuanaland (1965-1966)
1967-1971Oman (1967-1971)
1979-1980Southern Rhodesia (1979-1980)
1979-1980Southern Rhodesia (1979-1980)

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