Global Conflicts and their Consequences

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World War I (End 1918)

1914

Armenian genocide

1915

Muhammad Ali Jinnah (Founder of Pakistan)

1920

Mandate system in Middle East

1921

Mohandas Gandhi (Leadership of Indian National Congress)

1921

World War II (End 1945)

1939

Holocaust

1941

Ho Chi Minh (Independence movement)

1941

Algerians migrate to France (End 1974)

1945

Indian independence from British

1947

Indian/Pakistan partition

1947

Cold War (End 1991)

1947

Zionist Jewish settlement of Palestine

1948

NATO

1949

Korean War (End 1953)

1950

South Asians migrate to Britain

1950

Vietnam independence from French

1954

Warsaw Pact

1955

Vietnam War (End 1975)

1956

Gold Coast independence from British

1956

Kwame Nkrumah (1st president of Ghana)

1957

Quebecois separatist movement

1960

Non-Aligned Movement

1961

Algerian independence from French

1962

Biafria secessionist movement

1967

Filipinos migrate to U.S.

1970

Angolan independence from Portuguese

1975

Cambodian Genocide

1975

Darfur

2003

Iraq Wars

2003