Afghanistan Time line

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In History
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  • A joint British and Afghan

    1 Jul 1910 A joint British and Afghan commission appointed to settle tribal disputes arising out of raids and counter-raids on each side of the British-Afghan border
  • Amanullah Kahn the Leader

  • Afghan - Soviet Treaty of Friendship.

    1 Feb 1921 Afghan - Soviet Treaty of Friendship.
  • First USSR Invasion

    First USSR invasion: Russian Annexed Utra Tangi Island on the Amu River
  • Rebellion against King Amanaulla

  • Soviet army invades Afghanistan

  • Pashtuns of Pakistan claimed their independence

  • PDPA splits in 2 factions

    PDPA splits in 2 factions: Khalq headed by Taraki and Parcham by Babrak Karmal a pro soviet communist leader with strong ties to USSR embassy in Kabul.
  • Zahir Shah

  • Prince Daud makes a radio announcement

    Prince Daud makes a radio announcement proclaiming Afghanistan a republic and himself as the first President of the Republic of Afghanistan.
  • RAWA

    RAWA, the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan, was established in Kabul, Afghanistan, in 1977 as an independent political/social organization of Afghan women fighting for human rights and for social justice in Afghanistan.
  • April 27

  • April 28

    April 28 President Daud and all members of his family including grandchildren and close family aids were killed
  • world trade center