Independence From...

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Can you name the countries that granted independence to these modern-day countries?

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Present-Day CountryIndependence From...Independence Day
QatarSeptember 3, 1971
JamaicaAugust 6, 1962
BahrainAugust 15, 1971
BurundiJuly 1, 1962
GabonAugust 17, 1960
CameroonJanuary 1, 1960
MalawiJuly 6, 1964
IndonesiaAugust 17, 1945
MauritiusMarch 12, 1968
Saint LuciaFebruary 22, 1979
LesothoOctober 4, 1966
UkraineAugust 24, 1991
Saudi ArabiaMay 20, 1927
IrelandDecember 11, 1931
South AfricaDecember 11, 1931
Solomon IslandsJuly 7, 1978
PhilippinesJuly 4, 1946
LithuaniaMarch 11, 1990
TongaJuly 4, 1970
BoliviaAugust 6, 1825
KenyaDecember 12, 1963
CyprusAugust 16, 1960
EcuadorMay 24, 1822
MicronesiaNovember 3, 1986
FinlandDecember 6, 1917
MontenegroMay 21, 2006
OmanJanuary 26, 1650
ArmeniaSeptember 21, 1991
MalaysiaAugust 31, 1957
HondurasSeptember 15, 1821
KyrgyzstanAugust 31, 1991
El SalvadorSeptember 15, 1821
São Tomé and PríncipeJuly 12, 1975
MongoliaDecember 29, 1911
IsraelMay 14, 1948
ComorosJuly 6, 1975
EstoniaAugust 20, 1991
SyriaApril 17, 1946
GhanaMarch 6, 1957
Dominican RepublicMarch 3, 1865
EritreaMay 24, 1993
United States of AmericaJuly 4, 1776
AlgeriaJuly 3, 1962
VenezuelaApril 10, 1810
PanamaNovember 3, 1803
PeruJuly 28, 1821
IcelandJune 17, 1944
BeninAugust 1, 1960
Antigua and BarbudaNovember 1, 1981
BelarusJuly 27, 1990
MozambiqueJune 25, 1975
TogoApril 27, 1960
GuatemalaSeptember 15, 1821
NigerAugust 3, 1960
Present-Day CountryIndependence From...Independence Day
ZimbabweApril 18, 1980
New ZealandNovember 25, 1947
SingaporeAugust 9, 1965
Equatorial GuineaOctober 12, 1968
Trinidad and TobagoAugust 31, 1962
MexicoSeptember 16, 1810
SwazilandSeptember 6, 1968
BrazilSeptember 7, 1822
MaldivesJuly 26, 1965
Cape VerdeJuly 5, 1975
DominicaNovember 3, 1978
MacedoniaSeptember 8, 1991
KuwaitFebruary 28, 1991
Democratic Republic of the CongoJune 30, 1960
SomaliaJuly 1, 1960
Timor-LesteNovember 28, 1975
DjiboutiJune 27, 1977
SerbiaFebruary 15, 1804
KazakhstanDecember 16, 1991
Sri LankaMay 22, 1972
BruneiJanuary 1, 1984
Saint Kitts and NevisSeptember 19, 1983
JordanMay 25, 1946
GuyanaMay 26, 1966
United Arab EmiratesDecember 2, 1971
ColombiaJuly 20, 1810
LaosOctober 22, 1953
CanadaDecember 11, 1931
MauritaniaNovember 28, 1960
GuineaOctober 2, 1958
LatviaMay 4, 1990
LibyaDecember 24, 1951
RomaniaMay 21, 1877
TanzaniaDecember 9, 1961
Guinea-BissauSeptember 24, 1973
CambodiaNovember 9, 1953
ChileFebruary 12, 1818
TunisiaMarch 20, 1956
KiribatiJuly 12, 1979
IndiaAugust 15, 1947
HaitiJanuary 1, 1804
BangladeshMarch 26, 1971
BulgariaJuly 13, 1878
TurkmenistanOctober 27, 1991
TajikistanSeptember 9, 1991
Sierra LeoneApril 27, 1961
NicaraguaSeptember 15, 1821
KosovoFebruary 17, 2008
MoroccoNovember 18, 1956
UruguayAugust 25, 1825
SudanJanuary 1, 1956
VanuatuAugust 30, 1980
MaliSeptember 22, 1960
Republic of the CongoAugust 15, 1960
Present-Day CountryIndependence From...Independence Day
SeychellesJune 29, 1976
AzerbaijanOctober 18, 1991
FijiOctober 10, 1970
RwandaJuly 1, 1962
LebanonNovember 22, 1943
Marshall IslandsOctober 21, 1986
PakistanAugust 14, 1947
VietnamSeptember 2, 1945
BotswanaSeptember 30, 1966
TuvaluOctober 1, 1978
UzbekistanAugust 31, 1991
MadagascarJune 26, 1960
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesOctober 27, 1979
NauruJanuary 31, 1968
Central African RepublicAugust 13, 1960
South SudanJuly 9, 2011
AustraliaOctober 9, 1942
NamibiaMarch 21, 1990
BahamasJuly 10, 1973
MoldovaAugust 27, 1991
GrenadaFebruary 7, 1974
Côte D'IvoireAugust 7, 1960
CubaOctober 10, 1868
IraqOctober 3, 1932
GeorgiaApril 9, 1991
MyanmarJanuary 4, 1948
EgyptFebruary 28, 1952
GambiaFebruary 18, 1965
Costa RicaSeptember 15, 1821
ParaguayMay 14, 1811
SamoaJune 1, 1962
UgandaOctober 9, 1962
AngolaNovember 11, 1975
ZambiaOctober 24, 1964
SurinameNovember 25, 1975
NigeriaOctober 1, 1960
SloveniaJune 25, 1991
AlbaniaNovember 28, 1912
BelizeSeptember 21, 1981
AfghanistanAugust 19, 1919
ArgentinaJuly 9, 1816
TaiwanDecember 7, 1949
Burkina FasoAugust 5, 1960
ChadAugust 11, 1960
MaltaSeptember 21, 1964
Bosnia and HerzegovinaMarch 3, 1992
LiberiaJuly 26, 1847
SenegalAugust 20, 1960
CroatiaOctober 8, 1991
BarbadosNovember 30, 1966
YemenNovember 30, 1967
Papua New GuineaSeptember 16, 1975

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