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Like some of the ex-Soviet countries last - "democratic" Yugoslavia also used the "old designs".

Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia vs. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia #1

Order of the Yugoslav People's Army vs. the Order of the Army of Yugoslavia

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RE Taras' 169 post above

The Republic of Italy's Order of Merit insignia change [Decree of the President of the Republic No. 173 of 30 March 2001] reportedly stemmed from then PM Amato's fascination with the Italian royal Order of the Crown.





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Off topic--but see Owain's discussion of the Sultanat Kathiri decoration's insignia basis or 'descent' from the "Schlaraffia" German society insignia.

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Forum member 'oamotme' published a study of Kathiri awards, including reference to design similarities with "Schlaraffia" materials. Don't remember if his work appeared here or in an OMRS or OMSA publication. Due to possible copyright issues, suggest you get directly in touch with him for complete information. Perhaps he could post a digest in the Arab states thread?

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