7 Timor Leste An island state located in Southeast Asia that gained its

7 timor leste an island state located in southeast

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7. Timor-Leste - An island state located in Southeast Asia that gained its independence in 2002. 8. Archipelago - A group of islands 9. Kosovo - A newly landlocked country/state that gained its independence in 2008 from Serbia. This state/country is located in the Balkan Peninsula in southeastern Europe. 10. Basques - A group of people/nation without a state that is considered one of the oldest ethnic groups in Europe who live in northeastern Spain and southwestern France. 11. Cajuns - A nation of people who were French refugees that moved from Canada to Louisiana in the mid 18th century 12. Eritrea - A diverse state in Africa that gained independence in 1993 13. What do American Indians, Cajuns, and Kurds have in common? - B. They are all nations
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14. Although there are political subdivisions called states within some countries (for example in the United States we have 50 states) internationally the word "state" also means... - Country 15. Which of the following pairs is the best example of a nation-state? - Japan and Iceland 16. Which surface part of the earth would not be considered a nation, a state, or a nation-state? - Antartica
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