Former sovereigns

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

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