Which country was formerly named East Pakistan?

Myanmar
Nepal
Bangladesh
Afghanistan
Between 1947-1971, the current country of Bangladesh was a part of Pak­istan, known as the East Pak­istan. It was the largest, the most pop­u­lat­ed and the richest region of Pak­istan, com­plete­ly sep­a­rat­ed from the rest of the country. In 1971, after 9-­mon­th-­long war for in­de­pen­dence, the province was changed into the in­de­pen­dent country of Bangladesh.

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Nepal
Bangladesh
Afghanistan
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flagCanada
0%
0%
87%
12%
16
flagGermany
7%
3%
85%
3%
28
flagItaly
16%
0%
83%
0%
12
flagGreece
14%
0%
78%
7%
14
flagthe United States
9%
9%
76%
4%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
4%
64%
18%
64
flagPoland
16%
12%
54%
15%
1404
flagUnknown
13%
15%
54%
15%
51

Gender

men61%
women49%
Myanmar
16%
10%
Nepal
12%
22%
Bangladesh
61%
49%
Afghanistan
9%
17%

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Welches Land wurde Ostpakistan genannt?
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¿Qué país fue nombrado Pakistán Oriental?
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Quale paese è stato nominato Pakistan orientale?
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Which country was formerly named East Pakistan?
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Welk land werd genoemd Oost-Pakistan?
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Quel pays a été nommé Pakistan oriental?
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Qual país foi nomeado Paquistão Oriental?
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