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UNITED ARAB (Cairo) UNO Member United Arab Republic : UAR : President Gamal Abdel Nasser
UNITED ARAB STATES (Cairo + Taiz) De facto Independent Confederation of UNITED ARAB STATES : President Gamal Abdel Nasser
ARAB UNION (Baghdad) De facto Independent Arab Federation of Iraq and Jordan : ARAB UNION Federation : King Faysal II
SAUDI ARABIA (Riyadh) UNO Member Kingdom of SAUDI ARABIA : King Saud

Other Entities with similar names

Confederation of UNITED ARAB STATES
(Cairo + Taiz)

Confederation of UNITED ARAB STATES

Flag or logo since 1958-03-08*
Ittiħād AD-DUWAL AL-''ARABIYYA AL-MUTTAḥIDA : حلف الحكومات العربية المتحدة (ar) De facto Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

President Gamal Abdel Nasser
(ruler of UNITED ARAB since 1954-11-14)
Capital:Cairo + Taiz - (Al-Qahirah + Ta''izz)
Official languages: Arabic (ar) .


UNITED ARAB STATES Confederation of UNITED ARAB STATES  (Cairo + Taiz)

2 Largely Autonomous or Semi-Independent Polities

UNITED ARAB United Arab Republic : UAR  (Cairo) President Gamal Abdel Nasser
YEMEN Mutawakkilite Kingdom of YEMEN  (Taiz) Imam and King Ahmad IV ash-Shams

1 Assisted Entity

PALESTINE ALL-PALESTINE Government [under United Arab Republic Protection]  (Gaza + (East Jerusalem) + Cairo) PM Ahmad Abdul Baqi Hilmi

4 Condominiums:

GAZA GAZA Territory [All-Palestine Government Administration]  (Gaza)Local: Akulaim QITA'' GAZZAH : إقليم قطاع غزة (ar)  (Gazzah)
PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN GAZA STRIP PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN GAZA STRIP : UNRWA-United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East  (Beach Camp)Local: PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN GAZA STRIP : UNRWA-United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East  (Al-Shati)
PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN SYRIA PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN SYRIA : UNRWA-United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East  (Jaramana)Local: PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN SYRIA : UNRWA-United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East  (Jaramana)
SINAI PENINSULA United Nations Emergency Force in Sinai Peninsula : UNEF  (Gaza Area)Local: United Nations Emergency Force in Sinai Peninsula : UNEF (en) + Force d''Urgence des Nations-Unies dans la Péninsule du Sinaï : FUNU (fr) + Muḥāfaẓat SĪNĀ'' : واسط سيناء (ar)  (Gaza Area)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

LIBYA United Libyan Kingdom : United Kingdom of LIBYA  (Tripoli + Benghazi + Al Bayda + Tobruk)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

CYRENAICA Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)
EL ADEM Royal Air Force Station EL ADEM  (El Adem)
FEZZAN Province of FEZZAN  (Sabha)
GHAT Kel Ajjer Tuareg Federation Territory of GHAT  (Ghat)
WHEELUS WHEELUS Army Air Field  (Wheelus)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * 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.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * 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.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * 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.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.


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