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BYELORUSSIA (Minsk) De facto Semi-Independent BYELORUSSIAN Soviet Socialist Republic : Dmitri Zhilunovich
SOUTH RUSSIA (Novorossiysk) Rebellion White Russian Forces in SOUTH RUSSIA : Avram Dragomirov
WHITE RUSSIA (Omsk) PCA Member ALL-RUSSIAN Provisional Government : Alexander Kolchak
NORTH-WESTERN RUSSIA ((Narva))  NORTH-WESTERN RUSSIAN Army [Pro-Estonian] : Anton Dzerozhinskiy
NORTHERN RUSSIA (Murmansk) De facto Semi-Independent Provisional Temporary Government of THE NORTHERN Region : Government-General of the Northern Region : Nikolay Chaikovsky
SOVIET RUSSIA (Moscow) Rebellion RUSSIAN Soviet Federative Socialist Republic : Vladimir Ilich Lenin

Other Entities with similar names

RUSSIAN Soviet Federative Socialist Republic

RUSSIAN Soviet Federative Socialist Republic

Flag or logo since 1918-07-19*
ROSSIYSKAYA Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika : РОССИЙСКАЯ Советская Федеративная Социалистическая Республика (ru) RebellionDe facto Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

Vladimir Ilich Lenin
(ruler of SOVIET RUSSIA since 1917-11-08)
Capitals & administrative places*: Moscow
Official & national languages: Russian (ru) .


SOVIET RUSSIA RUSSIAN Soviet Federative Socialist Republic  (Moscow)

2 Federated Divisions:

RUSSIA Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic : RSFSR  (Moscow)Local: ROSSIYSKAYA Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika : РОССИЙСКАЯ Советская Федеративная Социалистическая Республика (ru)  (Moskva)
TURKESTAN TURKESTAN Socialist Federative Republic [Turkestan Autonomous Soviet Republic]  (Tashkent)Local: TURKESTANSKAYA Avtonomnaya Sovetskaya Respublika : ТУРКЕСТАНСКАЯ Автономная Советская Республика (ru)  (Tashkent)

4 Assisted Entities

BYELORUSSIA BYELORUSSIAN Soviet Socialist Republic  (Minsk) Dmitri Zhilunovich
SOVIET ESTONIA ESTONIAN Conciliar Republic [Council of the Estonian Workers´ Commune]  (Narva) Jaan Anvelt
SOVIET LITHUANIA LITHUANIAN Socialist Soviet Republic  (Dinaburg + Wilna) Vincas Mickevicius-Kapsukas
TEREK TEREK Soviet Republic  (Vladikavkaz) Fedor Bulle

4 Territories:

MUGHAN MUGHAN Territorial Administration  (Lenkoran)Local: MUGHAN  (Lankaran)
SOVIET DAGHESTAN Soviet Territories in DAGHESTAN  ((Daghestan))Local: Sovetskiy DAGESTAN : Советский ДАГЕСТАН (ru)  ((Dagestan))
SOVIET DON DON Soviet Territory  (Velikokniazheskaia)Local: DONSKOY Sovetskoy Krai : ДОНСКОЙ советской край (ru)  (Velikoknyazheskaya)
SOVIET UKRAINE Central Committee of the UKRAINIAN Communist Party  (Lugansk)Local: UKRAYINS´KA Komunistychna Partiya : УКРАЇНСЬКА Комуністична Партія (uk)  (Lugansk)

4 Governments or Movements in Exile

COMMUNIST FINLAND Communist Party of FINLAND  (Moscow + Petrograd) Yrjo Sirola
NORTH CAUCASIA NORTH CAUCASIAN Soviet Republic-in-Exile  (Tsaritsyn) M Akulov
PAN-BUKHARA Communist Party of BUKHARA  (Tashkent) Azimdzhan Yakubov
SOVIET KUBAN KUBAN Soviet Republic-in-Exile  (Pyatigorsk) Yan Poluyan

2 Organisations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)

PUBLIC HEALTH International Office of Public Health : IOPH  (Paris)
RED CROSS International Committee of the Red Cross : ICRC  (Geneva)

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

 General 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.

 General 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.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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