Independence Days by FlaxmanR

Question 6

Four retired generals attempted to stage a coup against Charles de Gaulle in April 1961 in opposition to the French government having opened negotiations with the FLN. The coup failed, and the overwhelming support of the French people led to de Gaulle declaring, on July 3, 1962 (although July 5 was selected as the national independence day), the independence of WHAT AFRICAN COUNTRY?