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Date: 2 months ago   Category: Science

"Interfered, receded and again interfered": as Great Britain was at war 80 years with Afghanistan — RT in Russian


180 years ago troops of Great Britain entered Kandahar, having opened the era of the Anglo-Afghan wars which dragged on for eight decades with breaks. Initially London declared war to the governor who sought for rapprochement with St. Petersburg. According to experts, Afghanistan was important for the British first of all as the territory with which it was possible to put pressure upon Russia which had considerable influence in Central Asia.

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