KhiVa La Earl Granville the Liberal Foreign Secretary in Mr Gladstones government since stands guard at Indias northern border This cartoon refers to the increasing concern being felt in Britain at Russias forthcoming expedition to Khiva which had been proposed by Russian ministers At that time Khiva was in independent Turkestan and any advances made by Russia were viewed with considerable disquiet Lord Granville was assured by the Russians that they had no intention of annexing Khiva an assurance that was received with some scepticism KhiVa La is a play on the French Qui va la Who goes there From Punch or the London Charivari January
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