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Niue


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A Polynesian island in the Pacific. It was annexed by New Zealand and administered as part of the Cook Islands in 1901. In 1904 it was granted a separate New Zealand resident commissioner. In 1974, a new Constitution transformed it into a self‐governing Associated Territory, with New Zealand responsible for foreign affairs and defence. It is a member of the Pacific Forum.

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945).


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