Asian Country by History

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In 1989, this country officially changed its name to the Republic of the Union Myanmar.
This country was the homeland of Tem├╝jin.
This country is the birthplace of Osama bin Laden.
The historical city of Petra is located in this country.
This country defeated the Mongol fleets in 1274.
This country split from India in 1947 to form a country with a Muslim majority.
Formally split into north and south, this country unified in 1976.
Angkor Wat was built in this country in the 12th century.
The 'Java Man' was discovered in this country in 1891.
This country went through the Warring States Period between 476 and 221 B.C.
The communist South reunited with the North in 1990 forming this country.
The Byzantine Empire's capital is in this modern day
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Singapore became independent from this country in 1965.
The Rose Revolution in 2003 introduced new economic and democratic reforms in this country.
This country is believed to have been the home to the world's earliest civilization.
This country is home to the ancient Phoenician city of Tyre.
According to Judeo-Christian tradition, this country was where Noah landed his ark.
When it split from the Soviet Union in 1991, this is the only doubly landlocked country in the Asia.
In 1975, this country claimed its independence; however, Indonesia declared this country its 27th province and kept it under its control until Indonesia relinquished it in 2000.
This country disspelled the Lhotshampas, an ethnic minority, in the 1990's to preserve their Tibetan Mahayana Buddhist culture.
The Dhofar Rebellion took place in this country.
The Soviet Union entered this country in 1979 but was expelled in 1989.
Iran passed a bill in 1957 claiming this country its 14th province.
Almost integrated into the United Arab Emirates, this country became independent in 1971.

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