The first England - Afqanistan War (1842-1839) happened in the southern area of Helmand Valley. This war was one of the first big military expeditions of the 19th century, during the rivalry to gain power and penetration in Central Asia, known as the Great Game of the British Empire. Lots of Helmand residents were killed in the war, and fear and terror spread in Afqanistan. The development and prosperity were stopped, murder and depredation took over the country and many civilians were killed in this expedition.
News ID: 191 Publish Date : 2021/01/18