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

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