Czech Republic, a country in central Europe. From 1918 to 1993 it was a part of Czechoslovakia. The Czech Republic is made up of the historic regions of Bohemia and Moravia and part of the historic region of Silesia. It is bordered by Poland, Slovakia, Austria, and Germany. The area of the Czech Republic is 30,452 square miles (78,864 km2).
Bulgaria, or Republic of Bulgaria, a country in southeastern Europe occupying part of the Balkan Peninsula.
Netherlands, or Kingdom of the Netherlands, a country in northwestern Europe. Frequently it is called Holland, a name that more properly applies to the two coastal provinces of Noord (North) and Zuid (South) Holland.