4 BANGLADESHPakistan:After independence from Great Britain, Pakistan was split into two parts separated by IndiaEast PakistanWest PakistanThe two parts were only held together by their common religion, Islam.
6 BANGLADESH War started between West Pakistan & East Pakistan India sided with the East (Bangladesh)West Pakistan became PakistanEast Pakistan became Bangladesh
7 BANGLADESH Why did this happen? East Pakistan – very poor (subsidence farmers)West Pakistan – very rich (many raw materials and petroleum)Simply put, the rich controlled the poor and the poor became upset
8 Kashmir Conflict Started following the division of India Argument over land border, Kashmir is rich with minerals