Borders of France (1870-)

Can you name the countries that border, or have bordered, France and/or its possessions since 1870?

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Years BorderingCountryBorders With
1870-Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées (1870-2012)
1870-Champagne-Ardenne, Lorraine, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Picardie (1870-2012); Congo, Oubangui-Chari (1908-1958)
1870-Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (1870-)
1870-Lorraine (1870-); Lorraine (1870-1871; 1918-1940; 1944-)
1870-Franche-Comte, Rhône-Alpes (1870-); Alsace (1870-1871, 1918-1940, 1944-)
1870-1954French India (1870-1954)
1870-1975Saint-Martin (1870-); Guyane (1870-1975)
1870-1960Afrique occidentale française (1870-1958); L'Inde française (1870-1954); Côte française des Somalis (1884-1960); Union Indochinoise (1893-1942; 1945-1948); Tchad (1900-1958); Cameroun (1918-1958); Syrie (1920-1946)
1870-1958Afrique occidentale française (1870-1958)
1870-1958Afrique occidentale française (1870-1958); Congo (1882-1958)
1870-1946Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Rhône-Alpes (1870-1946); Côte française des Somalis (1883-1941); Afrique occidentale française, Tchad, Tunisie (1911-1943)
1870-1912Shanghai, Tianjin (1870-1946); Chilung (1884-1885); Union Indochinoise (1887-1912); Hankou (1898-1946)
1870-1889Guyane (1870-1889)
1870-1881Algerie (1870-1881)
1870-1873Aquitaine, Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées (1870-1873)
1870-1871Lorraine (1870-1871)
1870-1871Alsace, Lorraine (1870-1871)
1870-1871Alsace, Lorraine (1870-1871)
1871-1918Franche-Comte, Lorraine (1871-1918); Afrique occidentale française, Congo, Oubangui-Chari, Tchad (1884-1918)
1873-1874Aquitaine, Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées (1873-1874)
1874-1931; 1975-Aquitaine, Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées (1874-1931; 1975-); Algérie (1870-1931); Afrique occidentale française (1884-1931); Congo (1882-1931); Maroc (1912-1931)
1881-1911Tunisie (1881-1911); Tchad (1900-1911)
1882-1908Congo (1882-1908); Oubangui-Chari (1903-1908)
1883-1936Côte française des Somalis (1883-1936)
1887-1932Union Indochinoise (1887-1932)
1889-Guyane (1889-)
Years BorderingCountryBorders With
1900-1960Tchad (1900-1960); Oubangui-Chari (1903-1960)
1912-1949Union Indochinoise (1912-1949)
1918-1933Alsace, Lorraine (1918-1933)
1920-1923Syrie (1920-1923)
1923-1946Syrie (1923-1946)
1931-1939Afrique occidentale française, Algérie, Aquitaine, Congo, Languedoc-Roussillon, Maroc, Midi-Pyrénées (1931-1939)
1932-1954Union Indochinoise (1932-1954)
1932-1946Syrie (1932-1946)
1933-1945Lorraine (1933-1945); Alsace (1933-1940, 1944-1945)
1939-1975Aquitaine, Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées (1939-1975); Algérie (1939-1962); Afrique occidentale française (1939-1958); Congo (1939-1958); Maroc (1939-1956)
1941-1977Côte française des Somalis (1941-1977)
1945-Alsace, Lorraine (1945-); Sarre (1947-1956)
1946-Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Rhône-Alpes (1946-)
1948-1954Union Indochinoise (1948-1954)
1949-1954Union Indochinoise (1949-1954)
1951-1962Algerie (1951-1962); Afrique occidentale française, Tchad (1951-1958); Tunisie (1951-1956)
1956-1960Oubangui-Chari, Tchad (1956-1960)
1956-1962Algerie (1956-1962)
1956-1962Algerie (1956-1962)
1957-1960Afrique occidentale française (1957-1958)
1958-1960Afrique occidentale française (1958-1960)
1960-1977Côte française des Somalis (1960-1967); Territoire français des Afars et des Issas (1967-1977)
1960-1962Algerie (1960-1962)
1960-1962Algerie (1960-1962)
1960-1962Algerie (1960-1962)
1975-Guyane (1975-)

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