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Independent & Semi-Independent Polities


EGYPT
SDN Member
Kingdom of EGYPT  ((Cairo) a + (Alexandria) r)Al-Mamlakah al-MISRIYYAH – المملكة المصرية (ar)  ((Al-Qahirah) + (Alexandria)) King Farouk I
ETHIOPIA
SDN Member
Imperial State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)Niguše Negešiti Menigišitī ze ĪTIYOP´IYA : ንጉሠ ነገሥት መንግሥቲ ዘ ኢትዮጵያ (ti) + Al-Ambratwryt al-´ITHYUBIA : الامبراطورية الاثيوبية (ar)  (Addis-Abeba) Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
HOGGAR
De facto Semi-Independent
KEL AHAGGAR Tuareg Confederation [under French Suzerainty]  (Abalessa)Confédération touarègue du HOGGAR (fr) + Kel UHAGGAR : ⴽⴻⵍ ⴰⵃⴰⴳⴳⴰⵔ (thv)  (Abalessa) Amenokal Meslar ag Amayas
ITALIAN EASTERN AFRICA
De facto Semi-Independent
Viceroyalty of ITALIAN EASTERN AFRICA [Italian Guerillas Forces]  (Italian Guerilla)Vicereame dell´AFRICA ORIENTALE ITALIANA (it)  (Guerriglia Italiana) King Victor Emmanuel III
LIBERIA
SDN Member
Republic of LIBERIA  (Monrovia)Republic of LIBERIA (en)  (Monrovia) President Edwin Barclay
MOROCCO
De facto Semi-Independent
Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO [French and Spanish Protectorates]  (Rabat a)Ad-Dawlat al-MAGHRIBIYA ash-Sharifa : الدولة المغربية الشريفة (ar) + Empire chérifien du MAROC (fr) + Protectorados de MARRUECOS (es)  (Rabat) Sultan Muhammad V
SENUSSIA
De facto Semi-IndependentRebellion
SENUSSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica  (Jarabub)Mashaykat AS-SANUSIYA al-Barqah : السنوسي الشيخ البهائي من آل برقة (ar) + SANUSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica (en)  (Al-Jaghbub) Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi
SOUTH AFRICA
SDN Member
South African Union : UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA  (Pretoria ae + Cape Town l)Unie van SUID-AFRIKA (af) + Union of SOUTH AFRICA (en)  (Pretoria + Kaapstad) King George VI
TUNISIA
De facto Semi-Independent
TUNISIAN Regency [French Protectorate of the Tunisian Beylicate]  (Tunis)Protectorat français de TUNISIE (fr) + Al-Ḥimāyah al-Fransiyyah fī TŪNIS : الحماية الفرنسية في تونس (ar)  (Tunis) Muhammad VII Al-Munsif Bey
ZANZIBAR
De facto Semi-Independent
Sultanate of ZANZIBAR [British Protectorate]  (Zanzibar Stone Town)Sultanate of ZANZIBAR (en) + Sultanat wa ZANZIBAR (sw) + Sultanat ZANZIBAR : سلطنة زنجبار (ar)  (Zanzibar Stone Town) Sultan Sidi Khalifa II bin Kharub

10 Polities (4 members of the International Community)


Rebel Entities & Governments in Exile


NEGRO PEOPLES
Exile
Negro Peoples of the World : NPW  (New York)Negro Peoples of the World : NPW (en)  (New York) Jomo Kenyatta
SENUSSIA
De facto Semi-IndependentRebellion
SENUSSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica  (Jarabub)Mashaykat AS-SANUSIYA al-Barqah : السنوسي الشيخ البهائي من آل برقة (ar) + SANUSI Sheikhdom of Cyrenaica (en)  (Al-Jaghbub) Sidi Muhammad Idris Al-Senussi

2 Rebel Entities


Protectorates & Mandates


BRITISH CAMEROONS
BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [League of Nations Mandate administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)League of Nations Mandate of BRITISH CAMEROONS (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH SOMALILAND
British Military Governorate of BRITISH SOMALILAND [British Protectorate]  (Hargeisa)BRITISH SOMALILAND Military Governorate (en)  (Hargeisa)
BRITISH TOGOLAND
Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [League of Nations Mandate administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
EGYPT
SDN Member
Kingdom of EGYPT  ((Cairo) a + (Alexandria) r)Al-Mamlakah al-MISRIYYAH – المملكة المصرية (ar)  ((Al-Qahirah) + (Alexandria))
ERITREA
British Military Administration of ERITREA [British Protectorate]  (Asmara)British Military Administration of ERITREA (en)  (Asmara)
ETHIOPIA
SDN Member
Imperial State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)Niguše Negešiti Menigišitī ze ĪTIYOP´IYA : ንጉሠ ነገሥት መንግሥቲ ዘ ኢትዮጵያ (ti) + Al-Ambratwryt al-´ITHYUBIA : الامبراطورية الاثيوبية (ar)  (Addis-Abeba)
FRENCH MOROCCO
French Protectorate in the Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO  (Rabat)Protectorat français dans l´Empire chérifien : Protectorat français au MAROC (fr) + Himaïet Fransa fi el-MAGHREB : حماية فرنسا للمغرب (ar)  (Rabat)
FRENCH TOGO
Free FRENCH TOGO Territory  (Lome)Territoire du TOGO FRANÇAIS libre (fr)  (Lomé)
GAMBIA
GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate  (Bathurst)GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Bathurst)
HOGGAR
De facto Semi-Independent
KEL AHAGGAR Tuareg Confederation [under French Suzerainty]  (Abalessa)Confédération touarègue du HOGGAR (fr) + Kel UHAGGAR : ⴽⴻⵍ ⴰⵃⴰⴳⴳⴰⵔ (thv)  (Abalessa)
KENYA
Colony and Protectorate of KENYA  (Nairobi)Colony of Kenya and Protectorate of KENYA (en)  (Nairobi)
KENYA COAST
KENYA Protectorate [Coastal Domains of Zanzibar]  (Mombasa)KENYA Protectorate (en)  (Mombasa)
MIDDLE EAST
British Residency in the MIDDLE EAST [Middle East Command]  (Cairo)British Residency in THE MIDDLE EAST (en)  (Al-Qahirah)
MOROCCO
De facto Semi-Independent
Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO [French and Spanish Protectorates]  (Rabat a)Ad-Dawlat al-MAGHRIBIYA ash-Sharifa : الدولة المغربية الشريفة (ar) + Empire chérifien du MAROC (fr) + Protectorados de MARRUECOS (es)  (Rabat)
NIGERIA
Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA  (Lagos a)Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA (en)  (Lagos)
NORTHERN RHODESIA
British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA  (Lusaka)British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Lusaka)
NYASALAND
NYASALAND Protectorate  (Zomba)NYASALAND Protectorate (en)  (Zomba)
RUANDA-URUNDI
Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [League of Nations Mandate administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Freetown)
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Mandate of South West Africa : SWA [League of Nations Mandate under South African administration]  (Windhoek)Mandaat van SUIDWES-AFRIKA (af) + Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA (en) + Mandaatgebied van ZUIDWEST-AFRIKA (nl) + Mandatsgebiet SÜDWESTAFRIKA (de)  (Windhoek)
SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish High Commission in MOROCCO [Spanish Protectorate of Morocco]  (Tetuan)Alto Comisionado español en Marruecos : Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
SUEZ CANAL ZONE
SUEZ CANAL ZONE [Suez Canal Company under British Protection]  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))Suez Canal Company : SUEZ CANAL ZONE (en) + Compagnie du Canal de Suez : ZONE DU CANAL DE SUEZ (fr) + Muhafazah QANAT AS-SUWAIS : محافظة قناة السويس (ar)  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))
TANGANYIKA
TANGANYIKA Territory [League of Nations Mandate under British administration]  (Daressalam)TANGANYIKA Territory (en)  (Daressalam)
TUNISIA
De facto Semi-Independent
TUNISIAN Regency [French Protectorate of the Tunisian Beylicate]  (Tunis)Protectorat français de TUNISIE (fr) + Al-Ḥimāyah al-Fransiyyah fī TŪNIS : الحماية الفرنسية في تونس (ar)  (Tunis)
ZANZIBAR
De facto Semi-Independent
Sultanate of ZANZIBAR [British Protectorate]  (Zanzibar Stone Town)Sultanate of ZANZIBAR (en) + Sultanat wa ZANZIBAR (sw) + Sultanat ZANZIBAR : سلطنة زنجبار (ar)  (Zanzibar Stone Town)

25 Protected Entities


Federated & Regionalised Polities


ANGRA
Autonomous District of ANGRA DO HEROISMO [Central Azores Group]  (Angra)Distrito Autónomo de ANGRA DO HEROÍSMO (pt)  (Angra do Heroísmo)
BASUTOLAND
Federated
Colony of BASUTOLAND [British Residency Commission for Basutoland]  (Maseru)Colony of BASUTOLAND : British Residency Commission for Basutoland (en)  (Maseru)
BECHUANALAND
Federated
British Protectorate of BECHUANALAND  ((Mafeking))BECHUANALAND Protectorate (en)  ((Mafeking))
BLUE NILE
Federated
BLUE NILE Province : Blue Nile Directorate  (Wad Medani)Mudiriyah AN-NIL AL-AZRAQ : مديرية النيل الأزرق (ar) + Mudirate of BLUE NILE (en)  (Wad Medani)
BRITISH GAMBIA
BRITISH GAMBIA Colony  (Bathurst)BRITISH GAMBIA Colony (en)  (Bathurst)
BRITISH SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Protectorate  ((Freetown))SIERRA LEONE Protectorate (en)  ((Freetown))
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
Federated
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Province  (Cape Town)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Province (en) + KAAPprovinsie (af)  (Kaapstad)
CEUTA
Comandment of CEUTA  (Ceuta)Comandáncia de CEUTA (es)  (Ceuta)
CHAD
Federated
Free Territory of CHAD  (Fort Lamy)Territoire du TCHAD libre (fr)  (Fort Lamy)
CONTINENTAL GUINEA
District of CONTINENTAL GUINEA [Rio Muni District]  (Bata)Distrito de GUINEA CONTINENTAL (es)  (Bata)
DAHOMEY
Federated
Free Colony of DAHOMEY  (Porto Novo [a])Colonie du DAHOMEY (fr)  (Porto Novo)
DARFUR
Federated
DARFUR Province : Directorate of Darfur  (El Fasher)Mudiriyah DAR FUR : دار فور‎ مديرية‎ (ar) + Mudirate of DAR-FUR (en)  (El Fashir)
EASTERN NIGERIA
Federated
EASTERN Region of Nigeria  (Enugu)EASTERN Region of Nigeria (en)  (Enugu)
FERNANDO POO
District of FERNANDO POO  (Santa Isabel)Distrito de FERNANDO PÓO (es)  (Santa Isabel)
FREETOWN
SIERRA LEONE Colony  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony (en)  (Freetown)
FRENCH CAMEROON
Federated
Autonomous Territory of Free FRENCH CAMEROON [League of Nations Mandate annexed by Free France]  (Duala)Territoire autonome du CAMEROUN FRANÇAIS libre (fr)  (Douala)
FRENCH GUINEA
Federated
Free FRENCH GUINEA Colony  (Conakry)Colonie de GUINÉE FRANÇAISE (fr)  (Conakry)
FRENCH SUDAN
Federated
Free FRENCH SUDAN Colony  (Bamako)Colonie du SOUDAN FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Bamako)
FUNCHAL
FUNCHAL District [Madeira]  (Funchal)Distrito do FUNCHAL (pt)  (Funchal)
GABON
Federated
Free GABON Territory  (Libreville)Territoire du GABON (fr)  (Libreville)
GEZEIRA
Federated
GEZEIRA Province : Gezira Directorate  (Wad Medani)Mudiriyah AL-GAZIRA : مديرية الجزيرة (ar) + Mudirate of EL GEZIRA (en)  (Wad Medani)
HORTA
Autonomous District of HORTA [Western Azores Group]  (Horta)Distrito Autónomo da HORTA (pt)  (Horta)
IFNI
Federated
Territory of IFNI Protectorate  (Sidi Ifni)Territorio del Protectorado de IFNI (es)  (Sidi Ifni)
INNER GAMBIA
GAMBIA Protectorate  (Brikama)GAMBIA Protectorate (en)  (Brikama)
IVORY COAST
Federated
Free French Colony of the IVORY COAST  (Abidjan [a])Colonie française libre de CÔTE D´IVOIRE (fr)  (Abidjan)
KASSALA
Federated
KASSALA Province : Kassala Directorate  (Kassala)Mudiriyah KASSALA : مديرية كسلا (ar) + Mudirate of KASSALA (en)  (Kassala)
KHARTOUM
Federated
KHARTOUM Province : Directorate of Khartoum  (Khartoum)Mudiriyah AL-KHARTUM : مديرية الخرطوم (ar) + Mudirate of KHARTOUM (en)  (Khartoum)
KORDOFAN
Federated
KORDOFAN Province : Kordofan Directorate  (El Obeid)Mudiriyah KURDUFAN : مديرية كردفان (ar) + Mudirate of KORDOFAN (en)  (El Obeid)
MAURITANIA
Federated
Free French Colony of MAURITANIA  ((Saint Louis of Senegal))Colonie française libre de MAURITANIE (fr)  ((Saint-Louis du Sénégal))
MELILLA
Comandment of MELILLA  (Melilla)Comandáncia de MELILLA (es)  (Melilla)
MIDDLE CONGO
Federated
Free MIDDLE CONGO Territory  (Brazzaville [a])Territoire du MOYEN-CONGO libre (fr)  (Brazzaville)
NATAL
Federated
NATAL Province  (Pietermaritzburg)Province of NATAL (en) + Provinsie NATAL (af)  (Pietermaritzburg)
NIGER
Federated
Free French Colony of the NIGER  (Niamey)Colonie du NIGER (fr)  (Niamey)
NORTHERN MOROCCO
Spanish Northern Protectorate of Morocco : NORTHERN MOROCCO  (Tetuan)Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
NORTHERN NIGERIA
Federated
NORTHERN Region of Nigeria  (Kaduna)NORTHERN Region of Nigeria (en)  (Kaduna)
NORTHERN SUDAN
Federated
NORTHERN Province : Northern Sudan Directorate [Nubia]  (Donggola)Mudiriyah ASH SHAMALIYAH : مديرية الشمالية (ar) + Mudirate of ASH-SHAMALI (en)  (Dungula)
ORANGE FREE STATE
Federated
ORANGE FREE STATE Province  (Bloemfontein)ORANJE-VRYSTAAT Provinsie (af) + ORANGE FREE STATE Province (en)  (Bloemfontein)
PONTA DELGADA
Autonomous District of PONTA DELGADA [Eastern Azores Group]  (Ponta Delgada)Distrito Autónomo de PONTA DELGADA (pt)  (Ponta Delgada)
RED SEA
Federated
RED SEA Province : Red Sea Directorate  (Port Sudan + Suakin)Mudiriyah AL-BAHR AL-AHMAR : مديرية البحر الأحمر (ar) + Mudirate of RED SEA (en)  (Port Sudan + Suakin)
RIO DE ORO
Federated
Colony of RIO DE ORO [Spanish Protectorate]  (Villa Cisneros)Colonia de RÍO DE ORO (es)  (Villa Cisneros)
RUANDA
Kingdom of RUANDA [Belgian Residency]  (Astrida [a] + Nyanza [r])Royaume du RUANDA (fr) + Koninkrijk ROEANDA (nl) + Ubwami bw´u RWANDA (rw)  (Astrida + Nyanza)
SENEGAL
Federated
Free SENEGAL Colony and Protectorate  (Saint Louis of Senegal)Protectorat et Colonie du SÉNÉGAL libre (fr)  (Saint-Louis du Sénégal)
SENNAR
Federated
SENNAR Province : Sennar Directorate  (Sennar)Mudiriyah SINNAR : مديرية سنار (ar) + Mudirate of SENNAR (en)  (Sinnar)
SPANISH SAHARA
Federated
Territory of SPANISH SAHARA  (Villa Bens-Cape Juby)Territorio del SÁHARA ESPAÑOL (es)  (Villa Bens-Cabo Juby)
SWAZILAND
Federated
Protectorate of SWAZILAND [British Residency Commission for Swaziland Crown Colony]  (Mbabane [a][j] + Lobamba [l][r])Protectorate of SWAZILAND (en)  (Mbabane + Lobamba)
TANGIER
Federated
General Govervorate of TANGIER  (Tangier)Gobernación General de TÁNGER (es) + City of TANGIER (en) + Ville de TANGER (fr) + Medina TANJAH : مدينة طنجة (ar)  (Tánger)
TRANSVAAL
Federated
TRANSVAAL Province  (Pretoria)TRANSVAAL Province (en) + Provinsie TRANSVAAL (af)  (Pretoria)
UBANGI-SHARI
Federated
Free UBANGI-SHARI Territory  (Bangui)Territoire de l´OUBANGUI-CHARI libre (fr)  (Bangui)
URUNDI
Kingdom of URUNDI [Belgian Residency]  (Kitega [a] + Usumbura [r])Royaume de l´URUNDI (fr) + Koninkrijk OEROENDI (nl) + Ufaime wa URUNDI (rn)  (Kitega + Usumbura)
WESTERN NIGERIA
Federated
WESTERN Region of Nigeria  (Ibadan)WESTERN Region of Nigeria (en)  (Ibadan)
WHITE NILE
Federated
WHITE NILE Province : White Nile Directorate  (Rabak)Mudiriyah AN-NIL AL-ABYAD : مديرية النيل الأبيض (ar) + Mudirate of WHITE NILE (en)  (Rabak)

51 Federated or Regionalized Polities


Territories & Dependencies


ADJACENT ISLANDS
Autonomous Districts of ADJACENT ISLANDS  (Ponta Delgada + Horta)Distritos Autónomos das ILHAS ADJACENTES (pt)  (Ponta Delgada + Horta)
AMERICAN AFRICAN METALS
AMERICAN AFRICAN METALS Corporation  (Elisabethville)AMERICAN AFRICAN METALS Corporation (en)  (Élisabethville)
ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN
Governorate-General of the Condominium of ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN  (Khartoum)Condominium of ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN (en) + Imarat AS-SUDAN AL-ANGELAZY AL-MASRI : عمارات السودان الإنجليزي المصري (ar)  (Khartoum)
BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND
High Commission for Basutoland the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland : BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND  (Maseru)High Commission for Basutoland the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland : BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND (en)  (Maseru)
BELGIAN CONGO
Free BELGIAN CONGO Colony  (Leopoldville [a])Colonie du CONGO BELGE (fr) + Kolonie van BELGISCH-CONGO (nl)  (Léopoldville)
BRITISH CAMEROONS
BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [League of Nations Mandate administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)League of Nations Mandate of BRITISH CAMEROONS (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH SOMALILAND
British Military Governorate of BRITISH SOMALILAND [British Protectorate]  (Hargeisa)BRITISH SOMALILAND Military Governorate (en)  (Hargeisa)
BRITISH TOGOLAND
Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [League of Nations Mandate administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
BRITISH TRIPOLITANIA
British Administration of TRIPOLITANIA District  (Sidra)British Administration of TRIPOLITANIA District  (Sidra)
CAPE VERDE ISLANDS
Portuguese Colony of CAPE VERDE ISLANDS  (Praia)Colônia das ILHAS DO CABO VERDE (pt)  (Vila da Praia)
ELEMI
British Occupied Area of ELEMI  (Liwan)ELEMI Area (en)  (Liwan)
ELEMI TRIANGLE
ELEMI TRIANGLE Zone [Ugandan Administration of the Sudanese Zone]  (Elemi)ELEMI TRIANGLE Zone (en) + Eradi ILEMI : أراضي يليمي (ar)  (Ilemi)
ERITREA
British Military Administration of ERITREA [British Protectorate]  (Asmara)British Military Administration of ERITREA (en)  (Asmara)
FIGHTING FRENCH AFRICA
FIGHTING FRENCH AFRICA Block [Free French Equatorial Africa : FEA]  (Brazzaville)Bloc de l´AFRIQUE FRANÇAISE COMBATTANTE (fr)  (Brazzaville)
FRENCH ALGERIA
Governorate-General of ALGERIA  (Algiers [a])Gouvernorat-général de l´ALGÉRIE (fr)  (Alger)
FRENCH MADAGASCAR
Governorate-General of FRENCH MADAGASCAR  (Ambalavao)Gouvernorat-général de MADAGASCAR FRANÇAISE (fr)  (Ambalavao)
FRENCH MOROCCO
French Protectorate in the Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO  (Rabat)Protectorat français dans l´Empire chérifien : Protectorat français au MAROC (fr) + Himaïet Fransa fi el-MAGHREB : حماية فرنسا للمغرب (ar)  (Rabat)
FRENCH SOMALI COAST
French Somaliland Colony : FRENCH SOMALI COAST  (Jibuti)Colonie de la CÔTE FRANÇAISE DES SOMALIS (fr)  (Djibouti)
FRENCH TOGO
Free FRENCH TOGO Territory  (Lome)Territoire du TOGO FRANÇAIS libre (fr)  (Lomé)
FRENCH WEST AFRICA
Federation of Free French West Africa : FWA  (Dakar)Fédération de l´Afrique Occidentale Française : AOF (fr)  (Dakar)
GABES
Territory of GABES  (Gabes)Gebiet GABÈS (de) + Territoire de GABÈS (fr) + Qiadat QABIS : قائدة قابس (ar)  (Gabès)
GAMBIA
GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate  (Bathurst)GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Bathurst)
GOLD COAST AND DEPENDENCIES
Crown Colony of the GOLD COAST and its Dependencies  (Accra)Crown Colony of the GOLD COAST and its Dependencies (en)  (Accra)
ITALIAN LIBYA
Territories of ITALIAN LIBYA  (Sabha [g])Territorio di LIBIA ITALIANA (it)  (Sebha)
KENYA
Colony and Protectorate of KENYA  (Nairobi)Colony of Kenya and Protectorate of KENYA (en)  (Nairobi)
KENYA COAST
KENYA Protectorate [Coastal Domains of Zanzibar]  (Mombasa)KENYA Protectorate (en)  (Mombasa)
KUFRA
KUFRA Territory [Free French Occupation and administration from Chad]  (Kufra)Territoire militaire de KOUFRA (fr) + Iqlim al-KUFARAT al-Askari : إقليم الكفرة العسكري (ar)  (Koufra)
MADAGASCAR
British Occupied Territories of MADAGASCAR  (Tananarive)British Occupied Territories of MADAGASCAR (en) + Territoires occupés britanniques de MADAGASCAR (fr)  (Tananarive)
MALTA
British Crown Colony of MALTA  (Valletta [a] + Casal Attard [r] + Siggiewi [s])British Crown Colony of MALTA (en)  (Valletta + Casal Attard + Città Ferdinand)
MAURITIUS
British Colony of MAURITIUS  (Port Louis [a] + Reduit in Moka [r])British Colony of MAURITIUS (en)  (Port Louis + Reduit)
MAYOTTE
Free French Territory of MAYOTTE [British Occupation]  (Dzaoudzi [a])Territoire français libre de MAYOTTE (fr) + Free French Territory of MAYOTTE (en)  (Dzaoudzi)
MIDDLE EAST
British Residency in the MIDDLE EAST [Middle East Command]  (Cairo)British Residency in THE MIDDLE EAST (en)  (Al-Qahirah)
NIGERIA
Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA  (Lagos [a])Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA (en)  (Lagos)
NORTH AFRICA
Axis Forces in NORTH AFRICA [German Africa Corps Division]  (Tripoli)Territori militari italiani del AFRICA SETTENTRIONALE (it) + Deutsches AFRIKAKORPS (de)  (Tripoli)
NORTHERN RHODESIA
British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA  (Lusaka)British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Lusaka)
NYASALAND
NYASALAND Protectorate  (Zomba)NYASALAND Protectorate (en)  (Zomba)
OCCUPIED ITALIAN SOMALILAND
British Administration of OCCUPIED ITALIAN SOMALILAND  (Mogadishu)British Administration of OCCUPIED ITALIAN SOMALILAND (en) + Amministrazione britannica della SOMALIA ITALIANA OCCUPATA (it)  (Mogadishu)
PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA
Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA Colony [Portuguese Mozambique Colony]  (Lourenzo Marques)Colônia de ÁFRICA ORIENTAL PORTUGUESA (pt)  (Lourenço Marques)
PORTUGUESE GUINEA
Colony of PORTUGUESE GUINEA  (Bissau)Colônia da GUINÉ PORTUGUESA (pt)  (Bissau)
PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA
Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA Colony [Angola Colony]  (New Lisbon)Colônia da AFRICA OCIDENTAL PORTUGUÊSA (pt)  (Nova Lisboa)
REUNION
French Colony of REUNION  (Saint Denis of the Reunion)Colonie française de la RÉUNION (fr)  (Saint-Denis de la Réunion)
RUANDA-URUNDI
Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [League of Nations Mandate administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
SAINT HELENA DOMAIN
Free French National Domain on SAINT HELENA ISLAND [Longwood House and Valley of the Tomb]  (Longwood House)Domaine national de SAINTE-HÉLÈNE (fr)  (Longwood House)
SAINT HELENA ISLANDS
British Crown Colony of SAINT HELENA  (Jamestown)British Crown Colony of SAINT HELENA (en)  (Jamestown)
SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE
Portuguese Colony of SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE  (Saint Thomas)Colônia portuguesa de SÃO THOMÉ E PRÍNCIPE (pt)  (São Thomé)
SEYCHELLES ISLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES
British Crown Colony of SEYCHELLES ISLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES  (Port Victoria)British Crown Colony of SEYCHELLE ISLAND AND DEPENDENCIES (en)  (Port Victoria)
SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Freetown)
SIMONSTOWN
British Naval Base of SIMON´S TOWN  (Simon´s Town)Naval Base SIMON´S TOWN (en)  (Simon´s Town)
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Mandate of South West Africa : SWA [League of Nations Mandate under South African administration]  (Windhoek)Mandaat van SUIDWES-AFRIKA (af) + Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA (en) + Mandaatgebied van ZUIDWEST-AFRIKA (nl) + Mandatsgebiet SÜDWESTAFRIKA (de)  (Windhoek)
SOUTHERN RHODESIA
British Colony of SOUTHERN RHODESIA  (Salisbury)British Colony of SOUTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Salisbury)
SPANISH GUINEA
Colony of SPANISH GUINEA  (Santa Isabel [a])Colonia de GUINEA ESPAÑOLA (es)  (Santa Isabel)
SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish High Commission in MOROCCO [Spanish Protectorate of Morocco]  (Tetuan)Alto Comisionado español en Marruecos : Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
SUEZ CANAL ZONE
SUEZ CANAL ZONE [Suez Canal Company under British Protection]  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))Suez Canal Company : SUEZ CANAL ZONE (en) + Compagnie du Canal de Suez : ZONE DU CANAL DE SUEZ (fr) + Muhafazah QANAT AS-SUWAIS : محافظة قناة السويس (ar)  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))
TANGANYIKA
TANGANYIKA Territory [League of Nations Mandate under British administration]  (Daressalam)TANGANYIKA Territory (en)  (Daressalam)
UGANDA
UGANDA Colony  (Entebbe)UGANDA Colony (en)  (Entebbe)

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International Organisations or Groupings (selective list)


BRITISH WEST AFRICA
Organisation
BRITISH WEST AFRICAN Territories  (Lagos + Freetown + Bathurst + Accra + Coomassie)BRITISH WEST AFRICAN Territories (en)  (Lagos + Freetown + Bathurst + Accra + Coomassie) King George VI
KENYA-UGANDA TANGANYIKA
Organisation
East African Colonies of KENYA-UGANDA TANGANYIKA  (Arusha)East African Colonies of KENYA-UGANDA TANGANYIKA (en)  (Arusha) King George VI
MOROCCO-AMERICA
Organisation
MOROCCAN-AMERICAN Treaty of Friendship  (Rabat + Washington-District of Columbia)MOROCCAN-AMERICAN Treaty of Friendship (en) + Mueahadat al-Sadaqat AL-MAGHRIBAT AL-´AMRIKIA : معاهدة الصداقة المغربية الأمريكية (ar)  (Rabat + Washington-District of Columbia) Chiefs of States
ORIENTAL ORTHODOXISM
Organisation
Old Oriental Churches : ORIENTAL ORTHODOX Churches  (Alexandria)Ekklisia Nremkimi Northodozots : ENN – Ϯⲉⲕ̀ⲕⲗⲏⲥⲓⲁ ̀ⲛⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ ̀ⲛⲟⲣⲑⲟⲇⲟⲝⲟⲥ (cop)  (Alexandria) Metropolitan Joseph of Girga (eg)

4 Organisations & Groupings (selective list)

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 General Internet Sources

For the moment, I have decided not to put the precise sources which are however fully available on request by sending to the email "ethnia@gmail.com" and subject to compliance with the CCBY license.
 
  * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 




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