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Victory and Surrender

Zahedul I Khan

The list of alleged war criminals brought out by the Sector Commanders Forum.

On the 16th of December 1971 the All India radio announced, "Dhaka is now the free capital of a free country. The instrument of surrender was held in Dhaka at 5:01 PM by Lt. Gen. A.A.K. Niazi on behalf of Pakistani Eastern Command. Lt. Gen. Jagjit Singh Aurora GOC in command of the the Indian and Bangladeshi forces in the Eastern theatre accepted the surrender."



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