colonialism

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exploitation by a stronger country of weaker one

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Then he must proceed further to abandon State House, which is the former residence of the colonial governor, and disband the police, also inventions of colonial rule.
The South Korean government believes there are 299 Japanese firms in operation that used forced labour during the colonial rule.
The Yonhap report said she made the remarks after Song asked for her take on the historical issues relating to Japan's colonial rule.
On Tuesday, Lee said Emperor Akihito must sincerely apologize for Japan's past colonial rule of the Korean Peninsula if he wishes to visit South Korea, according to South Korea's Yonhap News Agency.
THE BIRTH of the United Arab Emirates has its roots before the oil exploration, but it is with the exploration, production and export of oil in the early sixties that led to the realisation of the Trucial States to bring the seven small Emirates under British colonial rule with a strategic shift.
Noda brought with him five volumes of centuries-old, royal Korean books seized during its 1910-45 colonial rule of Korea, the first batch of a total of 1,205 volumes that Japan has pledged to return to Seoul.
Some LDP members called for the return of around 1 million Japanese historical documents, believed to have been left behind following the end of colonial rule, in exchange for supporting the treaty.
The theory Low expounds recognizes four stages of conjuncture that determined the course and nature (and possibly even the advent itself) of colonial rule.
Japan has again apologised for its colonial rule of the Korean peninsula and has promised to return seized relics.
AaAaAaUnder Japanese colonial rule from 1910 to 1945, thousands of Koreans were forced to work to support Japan's war effort in jobs that ranged from serving on the front lines to being abused as sex slaves for the military.
Members of the Angolan community said they always celebrated National Day with great fervour as it marked the end of colonial rule 34 years ago.
Summary: A group of Kenyans who claim they were tortured by the UK during an uprising against colonial rule are taking their legal battle to court.
Summary: Italy's pledge to pay $5bn to Libya in compensation for its colonial rule paves the way for further Italian investments, such as in energy and infrastructure, but raises uncomfortable issues for former colonial powers in Africa.
Summary: Libya and Italy will soon seal a deal worth "billions" to compensate for the European country's three-decade of colonial rule, Saif Al-Islam Al-Qathafi said on Thursday.
This study examines the complex history of slavery in East Africa, focusing on the area that came under German colonial rule.
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