Former sovereigns

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

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