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  AllRefer.com - Italian East Africa, Africa History (African History) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Italian East Africa, former federation of the Italian colonies of Eritrea and Italian Somaliland and the kingdom of Ethiopia.
Resistance to Italian rule was particularly strong in Ethiopia, and when British forces invaded the federation in Jan., 1941, they received widespread support.
Ethiopia was restored its independence; Eritrea was placed under Ethiopian control in 1952 (becoming independent of that country in 1993); and Italian Somaliland, after a period as a UN trusteeship, became part of Somalia in 1960.
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 Italian East Africa -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Italian East Africa ((A native or inhabitant of Italy) Italian: Africa Orientale Italiana) was an (A native or inhabitant of Italy) Italian colony in (The second largest continent; located south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean) Africa.
Occasionally (A military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean; consists almost entirely of desert; a major exporter of petroleum; involved in state-sponsored terrorism) Libya (at the time another Italian colony) was referred to as being part of Italian East Africa, but this was uncommon and perhaps misleading.
However due to poor training and inadequate supplies and arms, Italian native troops were usually defeated in the face of the enemy.
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 Italian East Africa on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In the background French jazz musician Henri TEXIER (bass) and in the foreground Italian jazz musi (PAR266327)
Eyeing the competition: South Africa's deciduous fruit exports.
From right to left the French saxophonist Louis SCLAVIS, the French bassist Henri TEXIER, the Italian drummer Aldo ROMANO and the French sound engineer Charles CARATINI in South Africa.
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 ipedia.com: Italian East Africa Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Italian East Africa was an Italian colony in Africa.
It was conquered in the 1930s during Benito Mussolini 's reign in Italy and lost at the end of the North African Campaign of World War II.
During the Second World War, the Italian army recruited many thousands of native Africans from the colony to fight against the British.
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 Italian East Africa
Italian president reminds G8 leaders of commitments to Africa.
Maghreb power trading expands: the countries of the Maghreb are poised to upgrade their power trading arrangements by linking up with producers in the Middle East, Europe and possibly, right across Africa.
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