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Quote from: Zombivore on July 04, 2010, 09:01:59 PMAnd the mint for Kurdistan, category 4?
Quote from: Zombivore on July 04, 2010, 08:48:24 PMWhat other pseudo-categories or pseudo-sets can you think of?
Quote from: Zombivore on July 04, 2010, 08:48:09 PMThese Andorra and Nagorno-Karabakh pseudo-sets belong to category 1]. Would you agree? They come from the Kremnica Mint in Slovakia.
Quote from: Zombivore on July 04, 2010, 10:07:12 PM Give me an example of a country or countries, recognised or unrecognised, with someone actually illegally in control?
Quote from: chrisild on July 07, 2010, 05:30:42 PMIf I had a coin issued by (or in the name of) the Sahrawi Republic - would that be a "country" that is "illegally controlled"? Actually I have no idea what category those pieces could be in ...
Quote from: Numismatica on July 07, 2010, 04:27:10 PMSomalia? (I doubt if there's any government there!)Aditya
Quote from: Figleaf on July 08, 2010, 12:42:22 AMThis is a highly personal opinion, but I think that:Any full member of the UN is a countryAny territory with a population recognized by all permanent members of the UN security council - China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, United States - is a countryAny territory with a population not recognized by all members of the UN security council, but recognized by the majority of the members of the UN (there are currently 192 members, so 97 is a majority) is a countryPeter