Month: November 2019

Afghanistan Since 1919

Afghanistan Independence (1919): There was “the Great Game” between USSR and British for supremacy over Afghanistan but in 1919 Afghanistan got independence. Then after Afghanistan was made buffer zone in Britain and USSR conflict in 1919. In 1953 Muhammad Daud, cousin of King Mohammed Zahir Shah (king since 1933), becomes Prime Minister. Daud begins to … Continue reading Afghanistan Since 1919