Micronations around the world that you had no idea existed
Is there one in your country?
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Micronations are small political entities that claim to be independent sovereign states, but are not recognized as such by world governments. They may be created for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to political protests, theoretical experimentation, artistic expression, and personal entertainment.
The following gallery lists just some of the world's many micronations. How many did you already know?
CELEBRITY michael jackson
Celebs who have defended Michael Jackson
CELEBRITY Leonardo DiCaprio
All the beautiful women Leonardo DiCaprio has romanced
CELEBRITY Academy Awards
Flashback Friday: iconic photos from Oscars past
LIFESTYLE Black History Month
Amazing inventions we have African Americans to thank for
CELEBRITY Black celebrities
African-American celebrities who are vocal about equality
Selfies on canvas: Self-portraits of great artists
Beat it! The best drummers in the world
CELEBRITY Bob Marley
Bob Marley: the life and legacy of the reggae legend
30-day challenges that will change your life
TRAVEL Chrysler building
Hubcaps, eagles, and sunbursts: The Chrysler Building exposed