Kuwait Colonial Records

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British Colonization (1899-1961)[edit | edit source]

After being threatened by the Ottoman Empire, the ruler of Kuwait signed the Anglo-Kuwaiti Agreement of 1899 and became a British Protectorate. The Sheikhdom of Kuwait remained a British protectorate until 1961.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Kuwait," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuwait#British_Protectorate_(1899-1961), accessed 27 August 2019.