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

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