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CountryFormer possessorYear
Somalia1960
Angola1975
Guinea-Bissau1973
Equatorial Guinea1968
Gambia1965
Togo1960
Colombia1810
Armenia1991
North Korea1948
Albania1912
Philippines1946
Uruguay1825/1828
Kazakhstan1991
São Tomé and Príncipe1975
Honduras1838
Singapore1965
Gabon1960
Iceland1944
Algeria1962
Lesotho1966
Burundi1962
Vatican City1929
Czech Republic1993
Bosnia and Herzegovina1992
Kiribati1979
Latvia1918/1990/1991
Fiji1970
Burkina Faso1960
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines1979
Vanuatu1980
Macedonia1991
Niger1960
Pakistan1947
Cape Verde1975
Iraq1932
Paraguay1811
Zimbabwe1980
Chad1960
Israel1948
Yemen1918/1967/1990
Moldova1991
Timor-Leste2002
Eritrea1993
Antigua and Barbuda1981
Republic of the Congo1960
Solomon Islands1978
Dominica1978
Australia1901/1942
Central African Republic1960
Madagascar1964
Laos1949
Guinea1958
Nigeria1960
New Zealand1907/1947
CountryFormer possessorYear
Cyprus1960
Bahrain1971
Benin1960
Mauritania1960
Qatar1971
Chile1810
Kuwait1961
Bangladesh1971
Ecuador1830
Micronesia1986
Saint Lucia1979
Ghana1957
Kosovo2008
Haiti1804
Sierra Leone1961
Namibia1990
Mongolia1911/1921
Greece1821
Tuvalu1978
Romania1878
Belgium1830
Dominican Republic1821/1844/1865
Belize1981
Egypt1922
Comoros1975
Cambodia1953
Croatia1991
Luxembourg1815/1867/1890
Djibouti1977
Malawi1964
Papua New Guinea1975
Uganda1962
Rwanda1962
Indonesia1945
Mozambique1975
Estonia1918/1991
Jordan1946
Cuba1902
Portugal1139
Lithuania1918/1990/1991
Guyana1966
Sudan1956
Mexico1810
Canada1867/1931
Maldives1965
Serbia2006
Brazil1822
South Korea1948
Grenada1974
Panama1903
Brunei1984
India1947
Belarus1991
Kenya1963
CountryFormer possessorYear
Slovenia1991
Samoa1962
Vietnam1953
Tanzania1961/1964
Finland1917
Malta1964
Seychelles1976
Tunisia1956
Ukraine1991
Morocco1956
Peru1821
Uzbekistan1991
Costa Rica1838
Palau1994
Marshall Islands1986
Cameroon1960/1961
Nicaragua1838
Libya1951
Zambia1964
United States1776
Montenegro2006
Botswana1966
Georgia1991
Mali1960
South Africa1910/1931
Senegal1960
Tonga1970
Jamaica1962
Swaziland1968
Bulgaria1878
Saint Kitts and Nevis1983
Trinidad and Tobago1962
Ireland1919/1922
Syria1944
Mauritius1964
Côte d'Ivoire1960
Nauru1968
El Salvador1838
Democratic Republic of the Congo1960
Sri Lanka1948
Venezuela1830
United Arab Emirates1971
Guatemala1838
Azerbaijan1991
Argentina1816
Barbados1966
Bolivia1825
Slovakia1993
Suriname1975
Turkmenistan1991
Malaysia1957/1963
Bahamas1973
Myanmar1948
Lebanon1943

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