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... The Spanish American wars of independence were the numerous wars against Spanish rule in Spanish America that took place during the early 19th century, after the French invasion of Spain during Europe's ... the French invasion, numerous new juntas appeared across the Spanish domains in the Americas ... Ferdinand VII, in 1833, only Cuba and Puerto Rico remained under Spanish rule ...
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