MIL OSI Translation. Region: Germany / Deutschland –
Source: Federal Agency for Civic Education 60 years ago, no less than 17 African colonies gained their independence, in addition to the Belgian Congo, above all the former French possessions south of the Sahara, but also Nigeria, the most populous British colony. Andreas Eckert gives an overview of the historical events.
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