import issue history using JIRA Rest API

Is there any way to import issue history in JIRA using using Rest API?Thanks.

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No, there is no REST API for importing historical information - this can only be achieved when importing a project via the project import tool, but this will also overwrite any existing data. Why do you need this in the first place?

Purpose: I want to export Phabricator tickets into JIRA along with history. Using Jira csv importer plugin, I am able to import all phabricator fields except history. Please suggest me.

https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver071/importing-data-from-csv-802592885.html

You can use the JSON importer to import history - see documentation and examples here.

The JSON importer can be accessed from the REST API here: rest/jira-importers-plugin/1.0/importer/json

I found this in this question: https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/12265440

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