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

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