War Indemnity

Some articles on war indemnity, wars, war:

Ahom–Mughal Conflicts - Conflict Development - During Aurangzeb's Reign
... the Ahoms ceded western Assam to the Mughals, promised a war indemnity of three lakhs of rupees and ninety elephants ... of the Mughals and promised to pay a heavy war indemnity ... The question of prompt payment of war indemnity of elephants and cash became a source of friction between the Ahoms and the Mughals ...
War Reparations - History
... Making the defeated party pay a war indemnity is a common practice with a long history ... large indemnities on Carthage after the First and Second Punic Wars ... Following the Greco-Turkish War (1897), defeated Greece was forced to pay a large war indemnity to Turkey (£4 million) ...

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