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[Country] and Palestinian officials on 13 September 1993 signed a Declaration of Principles (also known as the 'Oslo Accords')...
...first settled by the British in 1627. African slaves worked the sugar plantations established on the island until 1834 when slavery was abolished.
Since 2007, [Country's] powerful drug-trafficking organizations have [feuded], resulting in tens of thousands of drug-related homicides.
During the 22-year term of Prime Minister MAHATHIR bin Mohamad...[Country] was successful in diversifying its economy...
...two military coups in 1987...a civilian-led coup in 2000...a December 2006 military coup led by Commodore Voreqe BAINIMARAMA...
[Country's] aid to leftist rebels in El Salvador prompted the US to sponsor anti-Sandinista contra guerrillas through much of the 1980s.
After more than a century of rule by France, [Country] fought through much of the 1950s to achieve independence in 1962.
[E]conomic growth following [1991] economic reforms...and a massive youthful population are driving [Country's] emergence as a...global power.
Denmark granted...independence in 1944. The [2nd] half of the 20th century saw substantial economic growth driven primarily by the fishing industry.
Following the Chaco War of 1932-35 with Bolivia, [Country] gained a large part of the Chaco lowland region.
[D]uring the 17th century, they became a leading seafaring and commercial power, with settlements and colonies around the world.
[E]conomic policies have expanded the state's role in the economy...Current concerns include...widespread shortages of basic consumer goods...
It has retained closer political and economic ties to Russia than have any of the other former Soviet republics.
[Country] united with Egypt in February 1958 to form the United Arab Republic.
[Country] became a nation-state in 1861 when the regional states of the peninsula [and two islands] were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II.
[C]offee exporters politically dominated the country until populist leader Getulio VARGAS rose to power in 1930.
In 1963, [Country] became an associate member of the European Community; it began accession membership talks with the EU in 2005.
...MARGVELASHVILI was inaugurated as president on 17 [Nov.] 2013, ending a tense year of power-sharing between SAAKASHVILI and IVANISHVILI.
In 1956, a revolt and an announced withdrawal from the Warsaw Pact were met with a massive military intervention by Moscow.
The first multi-racial elections in 1994 following the end of apartheid ushered in majority rule under an ANC-led government.
[F]rustrated by a remote bureaucracy in Brussels and massive migration into the country...citizens on 23 June 2016 narrowly voted to leave the EU.
The UN since 1991 has monitored a cease-fire between [Country] and the Polisario Front - Western Sahara's liberation movement
[V]arious external threats [include] insecurity in Libya, spillover from the conflict in Mali, and violent extremism in northeastern Nigeria.
PARK Chung-hee took over leadership of the country in a 1961 coup. During his regime [1961-79], [Country] achieved rapid economic growth...
For centuries [Country] stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences...

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