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Afghánistán

Democratic Republic of Afghánistán
  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

A military coup on 17 July 1973 overthrew the monarchy of King Záhir Shàh. The coup was led by the King’s cousin and brother-in-law Mohammad Daoud who declared a Republic. King Záhir abdicated on 24 Aug. 1973. This was followed by a Democratic and National Revolution on 27 April 1978.

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1979

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