Airmen Break Power of the Mad Mullah (Dervishes),Who Is Somaliland?
Somaliland Ruler,Long a Menace to the British,Said to be Uterly Crushed.
Jauary 25, 1921 (The New York Times ).
Washington. Jan. 24. – Complete destruction of the power of the “Mad Mullah” the native ruler of Somaliland , Africa, and for thirty-four years a problem to the British authorities,was accomplished within three weeks by fewer than to 200 airmen and eleven fighting airplanes, according to an official reprt on the operation just received here. Bommed out of their strongholds, the natives were pursuesd and all the leaders except the Mullah were cuptures or killed.
The New York Times
Published Jauary 25, 1921
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