18 December in History


When India became a free nation, Portugal continued to hold on to Goa, Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli. With Portugal unwilling to give up its control over these enclaves, the Indian government eventually authorised its military to launch an operation to take over Goa, and Daman and Diu. After the December 18-19, 1961 military action by India,… Read More →

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