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  • In 1911 he made a violent speech in the Grand Sobranje, opposing the amendment to the constitution by which the King was given the right to make secret treaties, and in 1913 he openly accused the King of having brought about the calamitous war with Serbia.
  • He was, however, like many of his countrymen, who were active in the calamitous Revolution which afterwards took place, not sufficiently scrupulous about the means by which those ends were to be accomplished.
  • In January 1387, and his reign was a period of peace and order, thus contrasting sharply with the long and calamitous reign of his father.
  • The year 1828 was a calamitous one for Brazil.
  • The military events of the war, calamitous for Peru, are dealt with in the article Chile Peruvian War.

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