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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Afghanistan
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flagItaly
13%
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86%
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15
flagCanada
5%
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84%
10%
19
flagGreece
13%
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80%
6%
15
flagGermany
7%
4%
73%
14%
41
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
4%
64%
14%
99
flagthe United States
7%
11%
61%
19%
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flagRepublic of Ireland
27%
18%
54%
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11
flagPoland
15%
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flagUnknown
10%
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310
flagRussia
27%
9%
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11
flagFrance
27%
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27%
9%
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Gender

men54%
women44%
Myanmar
11%
10%
Nepal
14%
25%
Bangladesh
54%
44%
Afghanistan
19%
19%

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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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