Haqiqat-e Inquilab-e Saur

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Haqiqat-e Inquilab-e Saur
Founded1980;41 years ago (1980)
Country Afghanistan

Haqiqat-e Inquilab-e Saur (Dari : حقيقت انقلاب ثور, 'Truth of the Saur Revolution') was a daily newspaper in Afghanistan. It was owned by the central committee of the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan. [1]

In the mid-1980s, it had a circulation of 50,000 and was the main print medium in the country. [2] It was named for Afghanistan's Saur Revolution, the 1978 Communist coup that overthrew Mohammed Daoud Khan.

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  1. Shirazuddin Siddiqi (18 June 2014). "A departure from propaganda". Himal Southasian. Retrieved 27 September 2020.
  2. Hela Världen i Fakta '86. Stockholm: Bonnier Fakta Bokförlag, 1985. p. 10