Ali Dinar

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Ali Dinar after his death in battle in 1916

Ali Dinar (Arabic: علي دينار‎) (1856 – November 6, 1916) was a Sultan of the Sultanate of Darfur and ruler from the Keira dynasty.

A rebellion led by him in 1915 provoked the British to launch a punitive expedition, the Anglo Egyptian Darfur Expedition, in which he was killed.

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