Context: There are always those types of counties, states or provinces in a country that just isn't really... up to standard. So this is based on the UN trying to get rid of those wastes of spaces for you and send it to poorer African clay! Until the dead empires and slave nations come along, that is.
This is a map of the world if every seperatst group was succesfull. It may be not very accurate (like Frisia, shown on the map with ancient-like borders, it "claims" some smaller clay). Altough it's a very interesting map.
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