Saur revolution (1978-86) by Sher Zamān T̤āʼizạy

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Published by Frontier Post Publications in Peshawar .

Written in English

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  • Afghanistan -- History -- Saur Revolution, 1978.,
  • Afghanistan -- Politics and government -- 1973-1989.

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StatementSher Zaman Taizi.
LC ClassificationsDS371.2 .T33 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 286 p. ;
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1382653M
LC Control Number92930758

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The Saur Revolution: Prelude to the Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan The government of Afghan President Mohammed Daoud Khan came to a violent end in what was called the Saur Revolution when insurgent troops led by the People’s Democratic Party of Afghanistan [PDPA] stormed his Kabul palace on Ap Abstract.

The Saur Revolution began as a putsch or coup d’état restricted to the capital and nearby barracks and military installations, all carried out in less than 24 hours, from 6 a.m.

on 27 April until the next morning. Confusion and accidents marked the struggle from first to last, which was exclusively between units of the army and air force, without civilian participation, except as Cited by: 2.

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BBC News, Monday 3 August Afghanistan marked the 20th anniversary of the Saur revolution (the take over by the Taraki Khalq or People's faction, named after the Afghan month in which it took place) in Aprilwhich was the catalyst for bloodshed in the country ever since.

The legacy of the Saur revolution. President Daoud’s own rule came to a violent end on Ap in what was known as the Saur Revolution when pro-Communist rebels stormed the palace in Kabul and killed him and his family.

The ensuring domestic turmoil encouraged foreign intervention, and the Soviets invaded the following year. This is the second in a special series looking at the Saur Revolution and its consequences.

Part 1 describes the events, causes and consequences of the coup – An April Day That Changed Afghanistan: Four decades after the leftist takeover. Part 3 will look at the war crimes of the pre-Soviet invasion PDPA regimes and Part 4 will look at the.

The rebellion was successful, and Noor Mohammed Taraki, leader of a hard-line wing of the party, was brought to power. The Saur (April) Revolution was a spontaneous reaction to the Daoud government’s plans to arrest the PDPA leaders and suppress the left, not the realization of a plan worked out with Moscow’s connivance to seize power.

Mohammad Aslam Watanjar ( – 24 November ) was an Afghan general and played a significant role in the coup in that killed the Afghan president Mohammad Daud Khan and started the "Saur Revolution".Watanjar later became a member of the politburo in the Soviet-backed Democratic Republic of Afghanistan, playing prominent roles in the communist coup as well as the.

On ApAfghanistan witnessed a bloody change of power, which came to be known as the Saur or the April Revolution. Noor Muhammad Tarakai of the Khalq faction became the president and.

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Throughout the Cold War, the United States and the Soviet Union competed for power and influence in different areas of the world. The Soviet Union began trying to build its influence in Afghanistan. The Saur revolution proved that in, underdeveloped countries even the basic tasks of the bourgeois democratic revolution could only be accomplished without the overthrow of the rotten bourgeoisie.

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