The March of the Royal Entourage to Peshawar Intent on Regaining Kashmir
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[76c] When the shah revealed his plan to go to Peshawar, he notified the leaders of Bajawur and of the Mohmand, Khalil, and Khatak tribes and by manshur-decree ordered them to present themselves in Jalalabad for a military review with all their foot and mounted troops whence they would march to Kashmir. The royal entourage left Kabul and camped for a few days in the Chahar Bagh in Jalalabad. After assembling the khans and soldiers from these tribal groups and reviewing the troops, he continued on to Peshawar.

Simultaneous with the royal arrival, which corresponded to the Iranian s…

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“The March of the Royal Entourage to Peshawar Intent on Regaining Kashmir”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 22 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000080>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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