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Pakistan

The Republic of Pakistan was established as an independent state in 1947, with East Pakistan breaking away in 1971 to become Bangladesh. It is an overwhelmingly Muslim country, with a population of 165 million (2007). Although the capital is Islamabad, the ...

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