List of sovereign states in 2007

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Sovereign states by year
List of sovereign states in 2006Events of 2007List of sovereign states in 2008

Internationally recognized sovereign states

A

  •  Abkhazia – Republic of Abkzhazia (de facto independent state)
  •  Afghanistan – Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, UN member state
  •  Albania – Republic of Albania, UN member state
  •  Algeria – People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, UN member state
  •  Andorra – Principality of Andorra, UN member state
  •  Angola – Republic of Angola, UN member state
  •  Antigua and Barbuda – UN member state
  •  Argentina – Argentine Republic, UN member state
  •  Armenia – Republic of Armenia, UN member state
  •  Australia – Commonwealth of Australia, UN member state
  •  Austria – Republic of Austria, UN member state
  •  Azerbaijan – Republic of Azerbaijan, UN member state

B

  •  The Bahamas – Commonwealth of the Bahamas, UN member state
  •  Bahrain – Kingdom of Bahrain, UN member state
  •  Bangladesh – People's Republic of Bangladesh, UN member state
  •  Barbados – UN member state
  •  Belarus – Republic of Belarus, UN member state
  •  Belgium – Kingdom of Belgium, UN member state
  •  Belize – UN member state
  •  Benin – Republic of Benin, UN member state
  •  Bhutan – Kingdom of Bhutan, UN member state
  •  Bolivia – Republic of Bolivia, UN member state
  •  Bosnia and Herzegovina – UN member state
  •  Botswana – Republic of Botswana, UN member state
  •  Brazil – Federative Republic of Brazil, UN member state
  •  Brunei – State of Brunei, Abode of Peace, UN member state
  •  Bulgaria – Republic of Bulgaria, UN member state
  •  Burkina Faso – UN member state

Burma → Myanmar

  •  Burundi – Republic of Burundi, UN member state

C

Côte d'Ivoire → Ivory Coast

  •  Croatia – Republic of Croatia, UN member state
  •  Cuba – Republic of Cuba, UN member state
  •  Cyprus – Republic of Cyprus, UN member state
  •  Czech Republic – UN member state

D

E

East Timor → Timor-Leste

  •  Ecuador – Republic of Ecuador, UN member state
  •  Egypt – Arab Republic of Egypt, UN member state
  •  El Salvador – Republic of El Salvador, UN member state
  •  Equatorial Guinea – Republic of Equatorial Guinea, UN member state
  •  Eritrea – State of Eritrea, UN member state
  •  Estonia – Republic of Estonia, UN member state
  •  Ethiopia – Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, UN member state

F

  •  Fiji – Republic of the Fiji Islands, UN member state
  •  Finland – Republic of Finland, UN member state
  •  France – French Republic, UN member state

G

  •  Gabon – Gabonese Republic, UN member state
  •  The Gambia – Republic of the Gambia, UN member state
  •  Georgia – UN member state
  •  Germany – Federal Republic of Germany, UN member state
  •  Ghana – Republic of Ghana, UN member state
  •  Greece – Hellenic Republic, UN member state
  •  Grenada – UN member state
  •  Guatemala – Republic of Guatemala, UN member state
  •  Guinea – Republic of Guinea, UN member state
  •  Guinea-Bissau – Republic of Guinea-Bissau, UN member state
  •  Guyana – Co-operative Republic of Guyana, UN member state

H

  •  Haiti – Republic of Haiti, UN member state

Holy See → Vatican City

  •  Honduras – Republic of Honduras, UN member state
  •  Hungary – Republic of Hungary, UN member state

I

  •  Iceland – Republic of Iceland, UN member state
  •  India – Republic of India, UN member state
  •  Indonesia – Republic of Indonesia, UN member state
  •  Iran – Islamic Republic of Iran, UN member state
  •  Iraq – Republic of Iraq, UN member state
  •  Ireland – Republic of Ireland, UN member state
  •  Israel – State of Israel, UN member state (wasn't recognized by 21 UN member states)
  •  Italy – Italian Republic, UN member state
  •  Ivory Coast – Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, UN member state

J

  •  Jamaica – UN member state
  •  Japan – UN member state
  •  Jordan – Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, UN member state

K

  •  Kazakhstan – Republic of Kazakhstan, UN member state
  •  Kenya – Republic of Kenya, UN member state
  •  Kiribati – Republic of Kiribati, UN member state
  •  North Korea – Democratic People's Republic of Korea, UN member state (was not recognized by 4 UN member states)
  • South Korea South Korea – Republic of Korea, UN member state (was not recognized by North Korea)
  •  Kuwait – State of Kuwait, UN member state
  •  Kyrgyzstan - Kyrgyz Republic, UN member state

L

  •  Laos – Lao People's Democratic Republic, UN member state
  •  Latvia – Republic of Latvia, UN member state
  •  Lebanon – Lebanese Republic, UN member state
  •  Lesotho – Kingdom of Lesotho, UN member state
  •  Liberia – Republic of Liberia, UN member state
  • Libya Libya – Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, UN member state
  •  Liechtenstein – Principality of Liechtenstein, UN member state
  •  Lithuania – Republic of Lithuania, UN member state
  •  Luxembourg – Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, UN member state

M

 Montenegro

  • Republic of Montenegro (to 22 October), UN member state
  • Montenegro (from 22 October), UN member state
  •  Morocco – Kingdom of Morocco, UN member state
  •  Mozambique – Republic of Mozambique, UN member state
  •  Myanmar – Union of Myanmar, UN member state

N

  •  Nagorno-Karabakh – Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (De facto independent state)
  •  Namibia – Republic of Namibia, UN member state
  •  Nauru – Republic of Nauru, UN member state

   Nepal

  • Kingdom of Nepal (to 15 January), UN member state
  • State of Nepal (from 15 January), UN member state
  •  Netherlands – Kingdom of the Netherlands, UN member state
  •  New Zealand – UN member state
  •  Nicaragua – Republic of Nicaragua, UN member state
  •  Niger – Republic of Niger, UN member state
  •  Nigeria – Federal Republic of Nigeria, UN member state
  •  Niue (A state in free association with New Zealand)
  •  Northern Cyprus – Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (partially recognized de facto independent state)
  •  Norway – Kingdom of Norway, UN member state

O

  •  Oman – Sultanate of Oman, UN member state

P

Q

  •  Qatar – State of Qatar, UN member state

R

  •  Romania – UN member state
  •  Russia – Russian Federation, UN member state
  •  Rwanda – Republic of Rwanda, UN member state

S

  •  Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (Partially recognized de facto independent state)
  •  Saint Kitts and Nevis – Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, UN member state
  •  Saint Lucia – UN member state
  •  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – UN member state
  •  Samoa – Independent State of Samoa, UN member state
  •  San Marino – Republic of San Marino, UN member state
  •  São Tomé and Príncipe – Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, UN member state
  •  Saudi Arabia – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, UN member state
  •  Senegal – Republic of Senegal, UN member state
  •  Serbia – Republic of Serbia, UN member state
  •  Seychelles – Republic of Seychelles, UN member state
  •  Sierra Leone – Republic of Sierra Leone, UN member state
  •  Singapore – Republic of Singapore, UN member state
  •  Slovakia – Slovak Republic, UN member state
  •  Slovenia – Republic of Slovenia, UN member state
  •  Solomon Islands – UN member state
  •  Somalia – Somali Republic, UN member state
  •  Somaliland – Republic of Somaliland (De facto independent state)
  •  South Africa – Republic of South Africa, UN member state
  •  South Ossetia – Republic of South Ossetia (De facto independent state)
  •  Spain – Kingdom of Spain, UN member state
  •  Sri Lanka – Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, UN member state
  •  Sudan – Republic of the Sudan, UN member state
  •  Suriname – Republic of Suriname, UN member state
  •  Swaziland – Kingdom of Swaziland, UN member state
  •  Sweden – Kingdom of Sweden, UN member state
  •   Switzerland – Swiss Confederation, Permanent observer at UN
  •  Syria – Syrian Arab Republic, UN member state

T

Taiwan → China, Republic of

  •  Tajikistan – Republic of Tajikistan, UN member state
  •  Tamil Eelam (unrecognized de facto self-governing entity)
  •  Tanzania – United Republic of Tanzania, UN member state
  •  Thailand – Kingdom of Thailand, UN member state
  •  Timor-Leste – Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, UN member state
  •  Togo – Togolese Republic, UN member state
  •  Tonga – Kingdom of Tonga, UN member state
  •  Transnistria – Transnistrian Moldovan Republic (De facto independent state)
  •  Trinidad and Tobago – Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, UN member state
  •  Tunisia – Tunisian Republic, UN member state
  •  Turkey – Republic of Turkey, UN member state
  •  Turkmenistan – UN member state
  •  Tuvalu – UN member state

U

  •  Ukraine – UN member state
  •  Uganda – Republic of Uganda, UN member state
  •  United Arab Emirates – UN member state
  •  United Kingdom – United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, UN member state
  •  United States – United States of America, UN member state
  •  Uruguay – Eastern Republic of Uruguay, UN member state
  •  Uzbekistan – Republic of Uzbekistan, UN member state

V

  •  Vanuatu – Republic of Vanuatu, UN member state
  •   Vatican City – Vatican City State, Permanent observer at UN
  •  Venezuela – Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, UN member state
  •  Vietnam – Socialist Republic of Vietnam, UN member state

Y

  •  Yemen – Republic of Yemen, UN member state

Z

  •  Zambia – Republic of Zambia, UN member state
  •  Zimbabwe – Republic of Zimbabwe, UN member state