Event: Acre Under Ahmad Pasha al-Jazzar

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After bringing Zaydani's local autonomy to an end, the Ottoman Sultan appoints Ahmad Pasha al-Jazzar as governor of the Vilayet of Sidon. Al-Jazzar sets up his government in Acre and maintains the Acre-centered economic monopoly without openly challenging the Ottoman authorities in Istanbul.

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1775 - 1804
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1775/01/01 to 1804/01/01
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