The many achievements of the British include the treaty with the Portuguese, under which Brazil was formed and has always been kept.

The Anglo-Portuguese Alliance, ratified at the Treaty of Windsor in 1386, between England (succeeded by the United Kingdom) and Portugal is the oldest alliance in the world which is still in force — with the earliest treaty dating back to the Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of 1373.

This alliance, which goes back to the Middle Ages, indirectly made Portugal part of Engl...

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