Is Samoa the same as American Samoa?

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No. Samoa is an independent nation while American Samoa is an American overseas territory.


Germans and American feuded over Samoa. The territory was eventually split into two: Western (or German) Samoa and Eastern (or American) Samoa. Western Samoa eventually became independent while Eastern Samoa still remains an American territory.
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