What is a brief history of Pakistan?

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What is a brief history of Pakistan?

The History of Pakistan:

Pakistan is a country that is located in South Asia. Its two official languages are Urdu and English. The vast majority of its population are Sunni Muslims. Islamabad is the nation's capital.

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Pakistan was once part of the British colony of India. In 1947, when India gained its independence, Pakistan split off from the rest of India....

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Causes & Conflicts of the Indo-Pakistani Wars

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Pakistan and India have been rivals since their independence from the British Empire in 1947, and have fought wars over the disputed territory of Kashmir in 1947, 1965 and 1999. East Pakistan became the new nation of Bangladesh in 1971. Learn about all of this in this lesson.


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