Countries that changed their names
New Holland? Upper Peru? United Kingdom of the Netherlands?
New Holland? Upper Peru? United Kingdom of the Netherlands? Do you know these countries?
In 2019, Macedonia changed its name. The Balkan country became the Republic of North Macedonia, after a long dispute with neighboring country Greece. But it's not the only country that has had a name change. In fact, plenty of nations have had their own identity crises.
Click through this gallery to discover which countries have changed their names.
HEALTH Prescription drugs
LIFESTYLE Capital punishment