France grants independence to several African nations (24 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The countries granted independence are: Chad, Niger, Gabon, French Congo, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Ivory Coast, Togo, Upper Volta, Mali, Mauritania, Dahomey, and Madagascar

Citation:
Editors. "France grants independence to several African nations". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=3369, accessed 11 December 2016.]