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Countries Portugal Invaded, Occupied or Fought

Enter an answer into the box. To compare to the US and other countries, this list is limited to 1776 and after.These dates eliminated several countries as the Portuguese empire began its decline. Use the modern name of the country. EDITED to add countries due to NATO commitments.
Last updated: July 03, 2015
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Angola
Belgium
Benin
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Brazil
Cape Verde
China
East Timor
Equatorial Guinea
France
Germany
Guinea
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Guinea Bissau
India
Indonesia
Iraq
Kosovo
Macedonia
Mozambique
Sao Tome and Principe
Senegal
Spain
United Kingdom
Uruguay
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Japan - Nagasaki was an enclave run just like Macao and Goa. Morocco - one of the first places that the Portuguese occupied when they began their empire (1415). Ceuta was originally Portuguese. Oman - The Portuguese conquered Muscat in 1507. Yemen - The Portuguese conquered Socotra in 1506. Malaysia - The Portuguese had conquered the Moluccas in 1511. Papua New Guinea - Portuguese named the place "Island of Papua" in 1526 and settled it in 1528. Bahrain - Portuguese took it in 1521. Canada - Portuguese established a colony on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia - lasted 5 years from 1521-1526.