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Sardar Dust Muhammad Khan Takes Kabul
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[108ccc] After Sardar Muhammad ʿAzim Khan’s death and Sardar Yar Muhammad Khan’s departure for Peshawar, Sardar Dust Muhammad Khan who was ensconced as governor of Kuhistan-i Kabul and had been aware of Kabuli anger at Khuday Nazar’s oppression, was now concerned that the people there would rise up at the news of Sardar Shayrdil Khan’s death and rebel against Sardar Sultan Muhammad Khan because of all their grievances. So he left Kuhistan for Kabul. Sardar Sultan Muhammad Khan, annoyed by his m…

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“Sardar Dust Muhammad Khan Takes Kabul”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 04 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000118>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219

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