| Shurigawan State of Mangalistan|
English: "We're coming"
|Benten-jima (Wakkanai) |
|Official language(s)||Mangal, Japanese, Ryukyuan and English|
|- Governer||Hasan Pasha|
|Legislature||To be decided|
|Area claimed||0.0019 sq mi|
|National sport||Football, Oil wrestling and Karate|
The Shurigawan State of Mangalistan (Mangal: Mangalistan Shurigalistanli Devleti) is an unrecognized nation claiming Benten-jima island (which is also claimed by Japan. It is currently in a personal union with Shurigawa which are both ruled by the House of Toshiko.
Benten-jima is 0.005 square kilometres (0.0019 sq mi) in area, its perimeter is roughly 0.5 kilometres (0.31 mi), and its highest point is 20 metres (66 ft) above sea level. It is named after Benzaiten, once enshrined on the island. The wildlife includes many seabirds, steller sea lions, kombu kelp, and sea urchins.
Recognized; no relations
- All members of the United Nations
- Vatican City
- Syrian Interim Government (recognized as the legitimate government of Syria)
- South Ossetia
- Republic of Crimea (as part of Russia)
- Inner Mongolia
- Western Sahara
- Independent Taiwan
- Northern Cyprus