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The Assassination of Zia Ul Haq

Author: BBC Worldwide Ltd.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2014], ©2007.
Series: Infamous assassinations.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On August 17 1988, en route for a military base in Northern Pakistan, Pakistan's pro-military strongman was brought down by a bomb in his Hercules transport plane, possibly in retaliation for helping the rebels fight the Russians in Afghanistan. Was a Russian agent in the aircraft minutes before he took off? A BBC Production.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
BBC Worldwide Ltd, 2007
Named Person: Mohammad Zia-ul-Haq; Mohammad Zia-ul-Haq
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: BBC Worldwide Ltd.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 890329894
Language Note: Closed-captioned. Transcript available.
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 18, 2014.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (26 min.)) : sound, color.
Contents: General Zia Ul Haq's Death (1:54) --
Zia Ul Haq's Military Career (1:49) --
Pakistan History (3:23) --
General Zia's Regime (1:48) --
Pakistan in the Afghan War (2:04) --
General Zia's Assassination (3:34) --
Controversy Surrounds General Zia's Death (4:29) --
General Zia Death Theories (5:09) --
Credits: The Assassination of Zia Al Huq: Infamous Assassinations (0:30).
Series Title: Infamous assassinations.
Responsibility: BBC Worldwide Ltd.

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On August 17 1988, en route for a military base in Northern Pakistan, Pakistan's pro-military strongman was brought down by a bomb in his Hercules transport plane, possibly in retaliation for helping the rebels fight the Russians in Afghanistan. Was a Russian agent in the aircraft minutes before he took off? A BBC Production.

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