- Maybe there should be some type or property for designating official current countries? Seems like a list of the countries of the world should be one of the definitively simple things to get out of Freebase, and the above MQL is not "definitively simple".
Perhaps a "UN recognized country" type? (using the United Nations as
the defining body to avoid disputes about whether, e.g. Taiwan is
I feel like that type, documented to be "currently recognised only", would be a (rare!) useful bucket type.
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