History of Micronesia

Published on : 2021 - Feb - 05

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( first published on year 1998 ).

landed on Guam in 1521, beginning two centuries of Spanish domination in Micronesia. from Spain in 1898.  

The in 1914 and in 1920 received the islands as a League of Nations mandate. U.S. forces captured the islands during World War II and, in 1947 they became part of the U.S. Trust Territory. In 1979 the islands became self-governing as the Federated States of Micronesia. In 1986 the  
Micronesian islands assumed free-association status with the U.S. and will become independent nations by the year 2000. 

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