German attempts to keep France isolated by maintaining alliances with the other powers of Europe began to unravel in the ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1914
Just twelve years after the Second Boer War, many Afrikaners were still hostile to Britain and saw Germany as a ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1963
Due to political resistance from the white settler population, Kenya did not gain independence from the UK until December 1963 ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1964
In 1964 the United Nations withdrew its troops from the Congo, exposing the nation to a new outbreak of unrest ...