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Unformatted text preview: Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh. (Note: Due to internal disputes India was divided into Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka) Beginning in 1920, Indian leader Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi transformed the Indian National Congress political party into a mass movement to campaign against British colonial rule The party used both parliamentary and nonviolent resistance and non-cooperation to agitate for independence. On 15 August 1947, India gained independence from British rule Government type: Federal Republic Foreign Relations: Part of the Commonwealth of Nations and a founding member of the Non-Aligned Movement Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka Land Dispute: India has fought with Pakistan over the Kashmir region....
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This note was uploaded on 07/02/2011 for the course PHYS 1911 taught by Professor Carter during the Three '08 term at Bond College.
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