The Bangladesh archives is a repository of documents from 1971.

Documents include newspaper and magazine articles, items from govt archives, video and audio files. It is still a work in progress and new documents are being uploaded all the time.
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Daily American

Pakistan reported attacking Hindus - Arnold Zeitlin

Daily Telegraph (London)

Reign of terror still by army in East Bengal says MP - Clare Hollingworth

Death And Hatred In Chittagong - Our Staff Correspondent in Chittagong

Yahya Plans Constitution In 4 Months - M. F. H. Beg

EDITORIAL: East Pakistan’s Future


EDITORIAL: Yahya’s threadbare package

Library of Congress - Kissinger Papers

Transcript of Telephone Conversation Between the President’s Assistant for National Security Affairs (Kissinger) and the Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs (Sisco)

New York Times

U.S. Says It Will Continue Aid To Pakistan Despite Cutoff Urged By Other Nations - Tad Szulc

Yahya Promises a Legislature Soon - Malcolm W. Browne

Indian Cabinet Meets

West Bengal Leaders Quit - Reuters

Times (London)

India warns President Yahya that it will resist his new plan to transfer power in Pakistan - Peter Hazelhurst

Washington Post

Kennedy, U.S. Aide Clash On Pakistan - Lewis M. Simons

Pakistani Civilian Rule In 4 Months Yahya Says