Lopez was, at least, egalitarian, and included among his victims his brothers, sisters and brothers-in-law. It was led by Francisco Solano Lopez when it was crushed in the War of the Triple Alliance. Informó entonces a Urquiza advirtiendo que ese cruce necesario no era «una amenaza a las provincias amigas de Entre Ríos y Corrientes, ni al gobierno nacional argentino». For 10 points, name this West African country with capital at Conakry. This country is home to the Shining Path, and was once ruled by a president of Japanese descent named Alberto Fujimori. One of this country's cities includes the square Jemaa el-Fnaa and includes the gate Bab Ksiba in its red sandstone walls. For 10 points, give this name of the English king who ordered the death of Thomas Becket.
One of the world's largest gold mines is located in the north of this country at Muruntau in the Kyzl Kum Desert. Botha used Robben Island as a prison for future leaders of its corrupt African National Congress party. This is, for 10 points, what Slavic nation that was formerly a part of Yugoslavia, and whose capital is at Ljubljana? El gobierno paraguayo secuestró el buque «Marqués de Olinda», que el 10 de noviembre de 1864 entraba a la rada de Asunción. Lynch is known as Madam or Madama Lynch in Paraguay due to her European origins, the fact that she never married López and the implications of her past as a courtesan. A fortress called The Ark and the great Kaylan minaret can be found in its city Bukhara. In this modern-day country's north, the Tatra Mountains include its highest point, Gerlachovsky Stit, and include numerous hiking and skiing attractions.
Poco después Brasil inició los actos de agresión contra el gobierno blanco del Uruguay, López , confirmó su temor de que Brasil extendiera su imperio primero en Uruguay y luego en Paraguay, ante la no clarificación de los hechos por parte del ministro imperial Sauvan Vianna de Lima. The Torres Strait separates this island from Cape York Peninsula. For 10 points, name this king of England, a son of William the Conqueror whose death gave rise to The Anarchy. A major part of the Straits Settlement under the British Crown, this nation gained self-governance under Lim Yew Hock in the 1950s and later complete independence under Lee Kuan Yew. Its third-largest city is served by Constantine the Great Airport, and its namesake language was reformed by Vuk Karadzic.
This kingdom formed as a result of the Treaty of Labiau, as its founder was promised autonomy in exchange for military aid to Sweden. Formerly known as Pleasant Island, this country almost went? For 10 points, name this country that colonized most of South America and launched a namesake Armada against England. This country's People Power Revolution found that its first lady owned at least one thousand pairs of shoes as it deposed Imelda and Ferdinand Marcos. During one railway strike in this country, Vasile Roaita was shot in the Grivita workshops. David Marshall became so efficient at defending criminals in this country that it credited him with spurring the abolition of jury trials.
For 10 points, name this king who succeeded his father, George I. It was in this capacity that she came to be in Cerro Cora, when Lopez was finally killed. This nation looks back to the rebellion of the Trung sisters for inspiration. One empire in this modern day nation, whose largest ethnic group is known as the Sinhalese, had its capital at Nallur. This nation's declaration of independence was broadcast during the moment of silence on Remembrance Day in 1965 but was not granted international recognition, and further attempts to gain recognition such as the Internal Settlement with Abel Muzorewa failed.
For 10 points, name this Scandinavian nation once united to Sweden and Denmark, ruled by Harald V from Oslo. George Hammond was the first envoy this nation sent to the United States, and with the United States, this nation signed a treaty that proposed the construction of a canal in Nicaragua, the ClaytonBulwer Treaty. The city of San Carlos lies on the San Juan river and the edge of this country's namesake lake, which is separated by the Amerrique Mountains from the Mosquito Coast. The Allies lost 300,000 men. With a nickname possibly alluding to his red-faced appearance, for 10 points name this king of England nicknamed Rufus, the son of William the Conqueror and second Norman king of England. For 10 points, name this South American country located on the north bank of the Río de la Plata. For 10 points, name this Central Asian state ruled since 1989 by Islam Karimov.
Another lake in this country, Uvs Nuur, lies near the city of Ulaangom. Upon arrival, however, she was tried and banished from the country permanently by President Gill. Nigel Cawthorpe gives us a background to the history of Paraguay leading up to our main characters. Despite the leadership of generals like the Alexander Farnese and the Duke of Alba, this country lost the Eighty Years War to the Netherlands, and fire ships were used by Sir Francis Drake to defeat this country's armada. Formerly ruled by Australia, for 10 points, name this Pacific nation with capital at Port Moresby which shares the second largest island in the world with Indonesia. Another exclave of this nation is located at the tip of the Musandam Peninsula, and this nation's Al Hajar Mountains are located on the southern shore of this nation's? Leía mucho, aprendió a hablar correctamente el francés y algo de inglés aún antes de su viaje a Europa.
For 10 points, identify this nation named for its two major islands which lies northeast of Venezuela in the Caribbean and has its capital at Port of Spain. The Pahari people live primarily in this country's Hill Region. López recibió altos honores y el titulo de «pacificador», de parte de los generales Mitre y Urquiza, entre otras personalidades argentinas. During the reign of Joseph Stalin, millions of this country's citizens died in the Holodomor famine. Like Angola, other problems faced by this country include a massive blood diamond industry. They had, it seems, instant and permanent sexual chemistry.
Identify this nation headed in recent times by Benazir Bhutto, Pervez Musharraf, and Asif Ali Zardari. Part of a kingdom that includes Aruba, Curaçao, and Sint Maarten, this country considers its first king to be William the First of Orange, and it was recently headed by Queen Beatrix. For 10 points, name this Asian country that lies between Russia and China, with capital at Ulan Bator. This king granted one of the first patents to stained glass-maker John of Utynam. This man's younger brother was made Abbot of Glastonbury and Bishop of Winchester, becoming the wealthiest churchman in the country, while this man himself encountered trouble during the first years of his rule in a period known as the Anarchy. He led his forces to victory at Mortemer and Varaville, both against an alliance between Geoffrey Martel and Henry the First. In this modern-day country, Bai Bureh led a rebellion against British control in response to the Hut Tax.
This former French colony surrounds Gambia and was once part of the Federation of Mali. He was set to be married in the War of the Rough Wooing to an infant bride. For 10 points, name this West African country that has its capital at Freetown. For 10 points, name this cinnamon-rich island whose government fought from 1983 to 2009 to defeat the Tamil Tigers. The United States increased payments to the government of this country via the terms of the Remon-Eisenhower Treaty.