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revised Why did the Dutch, French & British acquire minor colonies in South America?
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revised What are all the countries that voted by supporting, opposing and neutral for LTTE?
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revised Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
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accepted Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
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comment Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
fantastic answer, happy to accept this
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comment Chiang's allies were “a kidnapper, a hooligan and a bully” but which was which?
@TomAu enjoyed your answer, thanks for the personal insights
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revised Did the natives of North Africa resent the presence of the Germans during the Second World War?
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answered Did the natives of North Africa resent the presence of the Germans during the Second World War?
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revised Who owned Franz Josef islands between 1918-1926?
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answered Is there any country(former colony) in the world that obtained independence and then again tried to join its colonist ruler?
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revised Was breaching the Yellow River dykes Chiang Kai-Shek's Mers-el-Kebir?
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comment Was breaching the Yellow River dykes Chiang Kai-Shek's Mers-el-Kebir?
@Oldcat of course, nevertheless, British participants variously described the act as "hateful", "painful", "an act of butchery" and "unnatural". So I think there was some discomfort on the British side too.
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asked Was breaching the Yellow River dykes Chiang Kai-Shek's Mers-el-Kebir?
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revised Why do (almost) all countries have a flag, coat of arms, anthem, national holiday etc.?
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answered Why do (almost) all countries have a flag, coat of arms, anthem, national holiday etc.?
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accepted How did conditional POW exchanges work in WW2?