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POLAND (Warsaw) UNO Member Republic of POLAND [Polish Republic] : Wladyslaw Gomulka
POLAND-IN-EXILE (London xRebellionExile Government of the Republic of POLAND-IN-EXILE : President August Zaleski

Other Entities with similar names

Republic of POLAND [Polish Republic]

Republic of POLAND [Polish Republic]

Flag or logo since 1945-01-17*
Rzeczpospolita POLSKA (pl) UNO Member
Emblem or Symbol*

Wladyslaw Gomulka
(ruler of POLAND since 1943-11-23)
Capitals & administrative places*: Warsaw
Official & national languages: Polish (pl) .


POLAND POLISH Republic  (Warsaw)

14 Divisions:

BIALYSTOK BIALYSTOK Voivodeship  (Bialystok)Local: Województwo BIAŁOSTOCKIE (pl)  (Białystok)
BYDGOSZCZ BYDGOSZCZ Voivodeship  (Bydgoszcz)Local: Województwo BYDGOSKIE (pl)  (Bydgoszcz)
CRACOW CRACOW Voivodeship  (Cracow)Local: Województwo KRAKOWSKIE (pl)  (Kraków)
GDANSK DANZIG Voivodeship  (Danzig)Local: Województwo GDAŃSKIE (pl)  (Gdańsk)
KIELCE KIELCE Voivodeship  (Kielce)Local: Województwo KIELECKIE (pl)  (Kielce)
LODZ LODZ Voivodeship  (Lodz)Local: Województwo ŁÓDZKIE (pl)  (Łódź)
LUBLIN LUBLIN Voivodeship  (Lublin)Local: Wojewodztwo LUBELSKIE (pl)  (Lublin)
OLSZTYN OLSZTYN Voivodeship  (Olsztyn)Local: Województwo OLSZTYŃSKIE (pl)  (Olsztyn)
POZNAN POZNAN Voivodeship  (Poznan)Local: Województwo POZNAŃSKIE (pl)  (Poznań)
RZESZOW RZESZOW Voivodeship  (Rzeszow)Local: Województwo RZESZOWSKIE (pl)  (Rzeszów)
SILESIA-DABROWA SILESIA-DABROWA Voivodeship  (Katowice)Local: Województwo ŚLĄSKO-DĄBROWSKIE (pl)  (Katowice)
SZCZECIN SZCZECIN Voivodeship  (Szczecin)Local: Województwo SZCZECIŃSKIE (pl)  (Szczecin)
WARSAW WARSAW Voivodeship  (Warsaw)Local: Województwo WARSZAWSKIE (pl)  (Warszawa)
WROCLAW WROCLAW Voivodeship  (Wroclaw)Local: Województwo WROCŁAWSKIE (pl)  (Wrocław)

28 Organisations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)

AIR SPORTS World Air Sports Federation : WASF  (Lausanne)
CENTRAL BANK Bank for International Settlements : BIS  (Basle)
COMINFORM Information Bureau of the Communist and Workers´ Parties : COMINFORM  (Belgrade)
EUROPEAN UNITY International Committee of Coordination of the Movements for the European Unity : CICMUE  (The Hague)
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO Specialized Agency  (Quebec City)
FIFA Federation of International Football Association : FIFA  (Zurich)
HAGUE CONVENTION Permanent Court of Arbitration : PCA  (The Hague)
HEALTH HEALTH Organization  (New York City)
HYDROGRAPHY International Hydrographic Bureau : IHB  (Monaco)
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development : IBRD  (Washington-District of Columbia)
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization : ICAO Specialized Agency  (Montreal)
ICJ International Court of Justice : ICJ  (The Hague)
ILO International Labour Organization : ILO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
IMF International Monetary Fund : IMF Specialized Agency  (Washington-District of Columbia)
INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION Inter-Parliamentary Union : IPU  (Geneva)
INTERPOL INTERPOL Organization  (Saint Cloud)
ITU International Telecommunication Union : ITU Specialized Agency  (Berne)
LEAGUE OF RED CROSS League of Red Cross Societies : LORCS  (Geneva)
OLYMPIC GAMES International Olympic Committee : IOC  (Lausanne)
RED CROSS International Committee of the Red Cross : ICRC  (Geneva)
REFRIGERATION International Institute of Refrigeration : IIR  (Paris)
STANDARDIZATION International Organization for Standardization : ISO  (Geneva)
UNESCO United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization : UNESCO Specialized Agency  (Paris)
UNICEF United Nations International Children´s Emergency Fund : UNICEF Temporary Agency  (New York City)
UNITED NATIONS United Nations Organization : UNO  (Paris)
UNRRA United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration : UNRRA  (Washington-District of Columbia)
UPU Universal Postal Union : UPU Specialized Agency  (Berne)
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES International Bureau of Weights and Measures : IBWM  (Sevres)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

POLAND-IN-EXILE Government of the Republic of POLAND-IN-EXILE  (London x)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

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   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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