Atlas: Countries of the World From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe - Volume 2 - Countries from L to Z
by My Ebook Publishing House
There are 263 countries in the world. Of these 263 countries, the sovereignty of several are disputed. Only 193 are members of the United Nations, one more is classified as an observer state, and twelve are not currently members of the United Nations. Russia is the largest country in the world and Vatican City is the smallest country.