Afghan troops massacre the British legation at Kabul

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Historical Context Note

In the course of the Second Anglo-Afghan War, British diplomatic representatives at Kabul are massacred by Afghan troops.
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Editors. "Afghan troops massacre the British legation at Kabul". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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