The Most Obscure Countries in the World All Places

The Most Obscure Countries in the World

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List Criteria: Countries Nations States Obscure

School introduced us to the concept of a nation, state or country.

By most accounts, there are 196 Countries in the World.*

News organization and Hollywood films selected for us what countries need to be spotlighted, notably, the First World countries, the war-strife nations and those which cannot simply be ignored due to some reasons or the other.

Global events like beauty pageants and the Olympics further ingrain in our consciousness the names of most countries.

Yet, there are still several countries whose names are rarely mentioned in world history books, media reports or in the parade of nations.

Please add your choice to the list.

This will make us more informed and, yes, highlight these countries as well.

*http://geography.about.com/cs/countries/a/numbercountries.htm

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  1. 1
    + 308
    - 112
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  2. 2
    + 278
    - 133

    Oceania

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  3. 3
    + 228
    - 113

    Africa

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  4. 4
    + 210
    - 119

    Oceania

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  5. 5
    + 186
    - 102

    Oceania

    ;
  6. 6
    + 183
    - 105

    Oceania

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  7. 7
    + 168
    - 107
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    Timor-Leste

  8. 8
    + 151
    - 101

    Oceania

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  9. 9
    + 160
    - 147

    Africa

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  10. 10
    + 129
    - 128
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    Burikina Faso

  11. 11
    + 97
    - 93
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  12. 12
    + 138
    - 151

    Africa

    ;
  13. 13
    + 110
    - 115

    Americas

    ;
  14. 14
    + 104
    - 111

    Africa

    ;
  15. 15
    + 82
    - 82

    Africa

    ;
  16. 16
    + 102
    - 112

    Africa

    ;
  17. 17
    + 104
    - 116
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  18. 18
    + 90
    - 96
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  19. 19
    + 101
    - 113

    Oceania

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  20. 20
    + 87
    - 102

    Europe

    ;
  21. 21
    + 87
    - 110

    Europe Between Serbia and Albania. Capital city is Pristina

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  22. 22
    + 79
    - 100

    Africa

    ;
  23. 23
    + 73
    - 91
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  24. 24
    + 83
    - 108

    Africa

    ;
  25. 25
    + 72
    - 93

    Americas

    ;
  26. 26
    + 73
    - 95

    Americas

    ;
  27. 27
    + 63
    - 80

    Africa

    ;
  28. 28
    + 72
    - 109
    ;
  29. 29
    + 69
    - 107
    ;
  30. 30
    + 65
    - 101
    ;
  31. 31
    + 62
    - 98

    Europe

    ;
  32. 32
    + 68
    - 116
    ;
  33. 33
    + 54
    - 94

    Africa

    ;
  34. 34
    + 55
    - 105
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  35. 35
    + 47
    - 91
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  36. 36
    + 51
    - 103
    ;
  37. 37
    + 41
    - 86

    Africa

    ;
  38. 38
    + 47
    - 98

    Asia

    ;
  39. 39
    + 52
    - 112
    ;
  40. 40
    + 50
    - 109

    Africa

    ;
  41. 41
    + 50
    - 110
    ;
  42. 42
    + 43
    - 97

    Americas

    ;
  43. 43
    + 51
    - 115

    Eurasia

    ;
  44. 44
    + 48
    - 109

    Africa

    ;
  45. 45
    + 47
    - 110

    Africa

    ;
  46. 46
    + 38
    - 109

    Africa

    ;
  47. 47
    + 44
    - 126

    Asia

    ;
  48. 48
    + 61
    - 168

    United Kingdom

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  49. 49
    + 42
    - 126
    ;
  50. 50
    + 43
    - 132
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