Bosnia Herzegovina, for example, while it has a seat at the United Nations, is also administered by an international viceroy , Lord Paddy Ashdown.
Of course, that's not the same as invading a country, but you get the idea: a viceroy / administrator tries to handle a fiercely resentful community.
Take the oft-cited classic case of Batesian mimicry involving the dead-ringer resemblance between monarch and viceroy butterflies.
The overriding authority, the viceroy , whatever you wish to call him, actually has a considerable control and power, but they must be clear and honest with the local population.
Central government remained under the control of the viceroy 's Executive Council, but in the provinces a measure of self-government was conceded through the system known as dyarchy.
Like the proconsuls of ancient Rome, the viceroy governed, administered, judged, superintended the royal treasury, was commander in chief of the army, and the vice patron of the church.
We mimic them as aptly as a viceroy butterfly mimics the colouration of a monarch.
I could tell a monarch butterfly from a viceroy , without eating it.
Sent back to Spain to legitimize the partners' position, he obtained a marquisate and viceroyship over the still to be won province, relegating Almagro to a subordinate position.
These viceroys have in fact twice in the last century exercised their vice-regal powers to dismiss elected governments!