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The World's Newest Countries

These are the 37 countries that have been formed -- by either division or unification -- since 1980. How many can you name?
http://geography.about.com/cs/countries/a/newcountries.htm and the CIA World Factbook
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First submittedApril 21, 2012
Last updatedApril 21, 2012
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Date
Area
Answer
7-9-2011
Africa
South Sudan
2-17-2008
Europe
Kosovo
6-5-2006
Europe
Serbia
6-3-2006
Europe
Montenegro
5-20-2002
Oceania
Timor-Leste
10-1-1994
Oceania
Palau
5-25-1993
Africa
Eritrea
1-1-1993
Europe
Czech Republic
1-1-1993
Europe
Slovakia
2-29-1992
Europe
Bosnia and Herzegovina
12-16-1991
Asia
Kazakhstan
10-27-1991
Asia
Turkmenistan
9-17-1991
Oceania
Micronesia
9-21-1991
Asia
Armenia
9-17-1991
Oceania
Marshall Islands
9-9-1991
Asia
Tajikistan
9-8-1991
Europe
Macedonia
9-1-1991
Asia
Uzbekistan
8-31-1991
Asia
Kyrgyzstan
Date
Area
Answer
8-27-1991
Europe
Moldova
8-25-1991
Europe
Belarus
8-24-1991
Asia
Russia
8-24-1991
Europe
Ukraine
8-20-1991
Europe
Estonia
6-25-1991
Europe
Croatia
6-25-1991
Europe
Slovenia
4-9-1991
Asia
Georgia
10-3-1990
Europe
Germany
5-22-1990
Asia
Yemen
5-4-1990
Europe
Latvia
3-21-1990
Africa
Namibia
3-11-1990
Europe
Lithuania
1-1-1984
Asia
Brunei
11-1-1981
Caribbean
Antigua and Barbuda
9-21-1981
North America
Belize
7-30-1980
Oceania
Vanuatu
4-18-1980
Africa
Zimbabwe
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level 69
Jun 12, 2016
"Kyrgyzstan" needs to be spelled "Kyrgystan" for it to accept, even though it shows up as the first one.
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level 67
Dec 10, 2018
still the same !
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level 56
Mar 8, 2018
Missing Azerbaijan
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level 51
Aug 1, 2018
East Timor is in Asia not Oceania
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level 30
Feb 23, 2019
Azerbaijan is missing, East Timor is not generally considered to be Oceania (although sometimes it is) and clearly you’ve done something wrong with the type ins since for some reason Kyrgyzstan how it’s spelt in the answers isn’t accepted.