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Beniapol, East Pakistan: General view of East Pakistani refugees sitting at food distribution center here on the India-East Pakistan border. The secessionist government of Bangla desh proclaimed its sovreignty in East Pakistan 4/13 and appealed to "all democratic countries" for recognition and assistance in the civil war with West Pakistan

Refugees from East Pakistan During Bangladesh Liberation War 1971 Meherpur, East Pakis April 22 - Seeking Safety - With bundles on their heads, on East Pakistan refugee group leaves Meherpur, East Pakistan seeking safety in India. The refugees had to seek safety after Bangla Desh rebels were forced to retreat by Pakistani government troops on April 19 1971


The Colonel Who Would Not Repent: The Bangladesh War and its Unquiet Legacy - Bangladesh was once East Pakistan, the Muslim nation carved out of the Indian Subcontinent when it gained independence from Britain in 1947. As religion alone could not keep East Pakistan and West Pakistan together, Bengali-speaking East Pakistan fought for and achieved liberation in 1971. Coups and assassinations followed, and two decades later it completed its long, tumultuous transition to parliamentary…

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The Blood Telegram: Indias Secret War in East Pakistan

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