Country Name Cross Index



Country Name Is
Country Name Was
Antigua and Barbuda Former Crown Colony
Armenia Former Soviet Republic
Aruba Part of Netherlands Antilles
Azerbaijan Former Soviet Republic
Bangladesh East Pakistan
Belarus Byelorussia
  White Russia
Belize British Honduras
Benin Dahomey
Bosnia and Herzegovina Formerly Part of Yugoslavia
Botswana Bechuanaland Protectorate
British Antarctic Territories Part of Falkland Islands Dependencies
Burkina Faso Upper Volta
Burundi Urundi
Cambodia Khmer Republic (1970-75)
  Democratic Kampuchea (1975-79)
Colombia Grenadine Confederation (1858-61)
  United States of New Granada (1861)
  United States of Colombia (1861-85)
Croatia Formerly Part of Yugoslavia
Czech Republic Czechoslovakia
Democratic Republic of Congo Congo Free State (1885-1908)
 Belgian Congo (1908-1960)
  Congo Democratic Republic (1960-71)
  Zaire (1971-1997)
Eritrea Former Italian Colony
  Formerly Part of Ethiopia
Estonia Former U.S.S.R.
Djibouti Republic Somali Coast (1902-67)
  French Territory of the Afars and Issas (1967-77)
Equatorial Guinea Fernando Po and Rio Muni (Spanish Guinea)
Georgia U.S.S.R.
Ghana Gold Coast
Guinea French Guinea
Guinea-Bissau Portuguese Guinea
Guyana British Guiana
Indonesia Netherlands Indies
Iran Persia
Iraq Mesopotamia
Israel Palestine
Jordan Trans-Jordan
Kazakstan Soviet Republic
Kenya British East Africa
Kiribati Gilbert Islands
Kyrgyztan Former Soviet Republic
Latvia Former Soviet Republic
Lesotho Basutoland
Lithuania Former Soviet Republic
Macedonia Formerly Part of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Madagascar Malagasy Republic
Malawi British Central Africa (1891-1907)
  Nyasaland (1907-64)
Malaysia Malaya and Sarawak and Sabah (North Borneo)
Mali French Sudan
Melaka Malacca
Micronesia, Palau Caroline Islands
Moldova Former Soviet Republic
Myanmar Burma
Namibia South West Africa
Pulau Pinang Penang
Rwanda Ruanda
Sabah North Borneo
Slovakia Formerly Part of Czechoslovakia
Slovenia Formerly Part of Yugoslavia
Somalia Italian Somalia and British Somaliland Protectorate
South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands Part of Falkland Islands Dependencies
Sri Lanka Ceylon
St. Kitts and Nevis St. Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla
Tadjikstan Former Soviet Republic
Tanzania Tanganyika and Zanzibar
Thailand Siam
Tuvalu Ellice Islands
United Arab Emirates Trucial States
Uzbekistan Former Soviet Republic
Vanuatu New Hebrides
Western Samoa Formerly Part of Samoa
West Irian Netherlands New Guinea
Yemen People's Democratic Republic Aden (1937-65)
  South Arabia (1965-67)
  People's Republic of Southern Yemen (1967-71)
Zambia Northern Rhodesia
Zil Elwannyen Sesel British Indian Ocean Territory (Previously Part of Seychelles)
Zimbabwe Southern Rhodesia (1924-65)
  Rhodesia (1965-80)