victory in the Civil War in 1865 forced both France and Spain to accede to American demands to evacuate those two countries. Schwartz, Early Latin America. World Factbook of CIA Mexico - Britannica Online Encyclopedia "Nicaragua: People; Ethnic groups". 1966 United Kingdom Barbados, Guyana In the British West Indies, Barbados (which was a former member of the West Indies Federation ) and British Guiana became independent. Citizens of the former colonies of European countries may have a privileged status in some respects with regard to immigration rights when settling in the former European imperial nation. Preface to Colonialism: a theoretical overview. Colonialism: An International Social, Cultural, and Political Encyclopedia Petringa, Maria, Brazza, A Life for Africa (2006 isbn. Egypt Egypt is unilaterally granted independence by the United Kingdom. After the First World War, the victorious qumran, The Essenes And The Dead Sea Scrolls allies divided up the German colonial empire and much of the Ottoman Empire between themselves as League of Nations mandates. Francophone residents of Quebec, for example, were vocal in opposing conscription into the armed services to fight on behalf of Britain during World War I, resulting in the Conscription crisis of 1917.
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