Unformatted text preview: o Internal-External conflict: Ex: 1842 British invasion o What was law like? Intermingling of Shari'a and Afghan customary law 12.Amanullah's failed reforms in 1920; had a diverse training because he had Turkish teachers o Tremendously popular - fought against British occupation 13.Zahif Shah continues father's "Hands off the Tribes" policy 1933-1973 14.Cold War politics and Student radicalization in Kabul 15.Communist part coups in 1970s o Daud Khan (r. 1973-1978) o 1978 - rival Marxist anti-Soviet parties o 1979 Soviet Invasion in order to prop up a new government (a pro-Soviet government) o 1989 Soviet withdrawal; puppet government remains 16.1992 Mujahiden overthrow communist government 17.1992-1996 Civil War 18.1996-Oct. 2001 Taliban rule Kandahar 19.Home of Taliban Darul Aman: Afghanistan's Symbol of Modernization...
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- Spring '08
- Foreign Intervention Afghanistan, Parliamentary Elections Afghanistan, Taliban Darul Aman, Taliban rule Kandahar, overthrow communist government