Portugal defeats the Ottoman and Arab fleet at Diu

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Historical Context Note

Diu became a Portuguese colony in 1535 and remained such until 1961; it later became part of India.

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Editors. "Portugal defeats the Ottoman and Arab fleet at Diu". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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