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The Czech Republic has a landlocked and hilly landscape that covers an area of 78,866 square kilometers (30,450 sq mi) with a mostly temperate continental climate and oceanic climate.It is a unitary parliamentary republic, with 10.6 million inhabitants.Czechoslovakia was liberated in 1945 by the Soviet Union and the United States.Most of the German-speaking minority were expelled following the war.The country has been traditionally divided into three lands, namely Bohemia (Čechy) in the west, Moravia (Morava) in the east, and Czech Silesia (Slezsko; the smaller, south-eastern part of historical Silesia, most of which is located within modern Poland) in the northeast.Known as the lands of the Bohemian Crown since the 14th century, a number of other names for the country have been used, including Czech/Bohemian lands, Bohemian Crown, Czechia and the lands of the Crown of Saint Wenceslas.The traditional English name "Bohemia" derives from Latin "Boiohaemum", which means "home of the Boii".
However, parts of the country were occupied by Germany in World War II, while the Slovak region became a German puppet state.
It ranks 15th in the UN inequality-adjusted human development and 14th in the World Bank Human Capital Index ahead of countries such as the United States, the United Kingdom and France.
It ranks as the seventh safest and most peaceful country and performs strongly in democratic governance.
The Czech Republic joined NATO in 1999 and the European Union (EU) in 2004.
It is also a member of the OECD, the United Nations, the OSCE, and the Council of Europe.