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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Gender

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Nepal
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Bangladesh
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Afghanistan
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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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