https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_French_possessions_and_colonies

During the 19th and 20th centuries, the French colonial empire was the second largest colonial empire behind the British Empire; it extended over 12,898,000 km2 (4,980,000 sq mi) of land at its height in the 1920s and 1930s. In terms of population however, on the eve of World War II, France and her ... The following is a list of all the countries that were part of the French colonial ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_colonial_empire

The French colonial empire constituted the overseas colonies, protectorates and mandate ... France rebuilt a new empire mostly after 1850, concentrating chiefly in Africa ... During the 16th century, the French colonization of the Americas began. ..... There were about a hundred thousand European settlers in the country, at ...

https://www.quora.com/What-countries-did-France-colonize

Answered Feb 12, 2018 ... How did France benefit from the countries it colonized ? ... Cheryl Bowman, I love France and the French. ... Guinea, Upper Volta, Togo, Cameroon ( once a German colony) Ivory Coast, Mauritania, ...

https://blogs.mediapart.fr/jecmaus/blog/300114/franceafrique-14-african-countries-forced-france-pay-colonial-tax-benefits-slavery-and-colonization

Did you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since ... an annual debt to France for the so called benefits Togo got from french colonization. ... FCFA which was imposed on 12 newly independent African countries.

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France began to establish colonies in North America, the Caribbean and India, ... Here is a list of all the countries that were part of the French colonial empires in the ... and territories in Canada and Timeline of the colonization of North America.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-41094094

Aug 30, 2017 ... The CFA is used in 12 francophone African countries as well as Guinea Bissau and ... Mr Seba is a self-styled "Afrocentrist" who was notorious in France for ... of the organisation that once had Malcolm X as a prominent figure.

https://www.france24.com/en/20100214-1960-year-independence

Feb 14, 2010 ... The rise to independence of 17 sub-Saharan African countries in 1960 is in part the result of a long process that began fifteen years earlier in ...

https://www.vox.com/2014/5/8/5691954/colonialism-collapse-gif-imperialism

Jan 16, 2015 ... By Zack Beauchamp@zackbeauchampzack@vox.com Updated Jan 16, 2015, 12 :01pm EST ... Thailand never gets colonized by any power, European or Asian. ... powers (Britain and France in North America), and colonized people ... Take the big-picture global economy: why some countries are rich, and ...

https://www.britannica.com/topic/history-of-France

Among Roman Catholic countries France's situation was in some ways unique. .... Spain, France, England, and Russia colonized Northern America for reasons that ..... …was occupied with the revived French danger, which was once again ..... (the Treaty of Moscow) on Soviet terms on March 12, 1940, agreeing to the ...

https://brilliantmaps.com/every-country-invaded-france/

Every Country Invaded by France. November 12, 2017 2 Comments ... Invaded; Colonised; Former part of an invaded country; Fought against but did not invade  ...