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This document specifies basic guidelines for the implementation and maintenance of codes for formerly used names of countries.
This code is intended to represent non-current country names, i.e. the country names deleted from ISO 3166 since its first publication in 1974.
Note: This standard is updated by a Maintenance Agency or Registration Authority
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2020-08
Edition: 3Number of pages: 8
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 46 Information and documentation
- ICS :
- 01.140.30 Documents in administration, commerce and industry
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