Third World

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underdeveloped and developing countries of Asia and Africa and Latin America collectively

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Remember, you are not living an average life because you are living in a 3rd world country as Nigeria, but you are living an average life-because you have chosen to embrace a life of mediocrity.
They are the Filipinos rejecting the status quo and the false belief that the Philippines will always be a 3rd world country. They are the Filipinos who choose to believe in the greatness within themselves and the greatness that lies within every Filipino....'
Namibia is a poorly developed 3rd world country in Africa.
AMIN SALEEM: With Pakistan being a 3rd world country and having only a few higher education institutes of international standards, students who are privileged to afford the international tuition fees, take the opportunity to study abroad and increase their intellectual capability and job prospects.
Prior to the trip, my perception was that Israel was practically a 3rd world country way behind its time, only a source of violence and turmoil.