Tag: Afghanistan

Seema Syeda 5 months ago
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A huge, mountainous, landlocked Central Asian state, Afghanistan has defied invaders for 2,500 years. Jules…

Seema Syeda 5 months ago
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The May issue of Military History Monthly, the British military history magazine, is now on sale. In…

Military History Monthly 7 years ago
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Mark Corby got it wrong about modern British Army performance, argues paratrooper Tom Blakey. With…

Military History Monthly 7 years ago
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Mark Corby laments the degraded condition of the British Army. As a direct result of…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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Map of the Battle of Maiwand, 27 July 1880: the decisive action of the Second…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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The first aircraft to be deployed in the war swooped to strafe the Afghans fleeing…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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It is time our leaders acknowledged that military involvement in Afghanistan has done more to…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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From the start, what little order there was went awry. As pillaging Afghans moved into…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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The invaders of Afghanistan find themselves waging a war against an enemy who is never…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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Major-General Julian Thompson, military historian and former Royal Marines officer, explains why military history is…