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Events of Wednesday, the Twenty-fourth of Jumadi al-Ula 1337 A.H. / 24–25 February 1919 A.D.
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[1456c] In this night (24–25 February), the events of which are recorded, due to the announcement of a twenty-rupee per month salary aimed at winning over the regular army that had been made the night before and the following day distributed to public places, a number of soldiers, egged on by Colonel Shah ʿAli Riza Khan who previously had stirred them up to seek vengeance (for th…

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“Events of Wednesday, the Twenty-fourth of Jumadi al-Ula 1337 A.H. / 24–25 February 1919 A.D.”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 06 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000493>
First published online: 2016



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