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File 4327/1911 Pt 2 'Turco-Italian War: Turkish propaganda' [‎153r] (9/32)

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The record is made up of 1 item (15 folios). It was created in Oct 1911-Jan 1912. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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such as is mentioned in your despatch no. 266 to His
lajesty’a Ambassador at St. Petersburg, of October 24th
last, going to Afghanistan; but I learn that a ! urkish
judicial functionary, who was out of employment here,
went to that country some months ago, on the reco.renda-
-tion of his brother, a military officer in the Amir*s
service, in order to enter the employiiient of His Highness.
I have the honour to be with the hi^iest respect,
Sir,
your most obedient
humble servant.
(Signed)
Gerard Lowther.

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Part 2 consists of correspondence relating to alleged Turkish activities in Afghanistan and the wider Central Asia region. The discussion is centred around reports, conveyed to them by the Russian Ambassador in London, of the following:

  • Turkish officers training Afghan troops;
  • the Turks seeking a treaty of alliance with the Amir of Afghanistan;
  • Turkish propaganda in Central Asia on behalf of the Pan-Islamic (or Neo-Islamic) League.

The papers also contain reports of negative public opinion of the British due to the refusal to allow Turkish troops to pass through Egypt.

The correspondence is between the India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. , Foreign Office, Government of India (Foreign Department), British Agent at Kabul (Malik Talib Mehdi Khan), and the British Ambassador at Constantinople (Gerard Augustus Lowther).

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The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the front to the rear of the file.

The subject 4327 (Turco-Italian War) consists of one volume divided into four parts.

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