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Farah Destination Guide

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Farah in the region of Farah with it's 43,561 residents is a city in Afghanistan - some 433 mi (or 697 km) West of Kabul, the country's capital.

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Current time in Farah is now 08:53 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mashhad, Birjand, Shindand, Karez-e Shaykhha, Qaryah-ye Shamal Gah or Kalayi-Arbab. While being here, make sure to check out Shorabad, Shahr-e Kuhnah, Qaryah-ye Yazdi, Qaryah-ye Shayran, Qaryah-ye Sang Zor and Farah as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Memorial Day 2012 Tribute to America's T...

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The best way to win a war is to be the good guys! Americans have always been the guys in the White Cowboy Hat that rode into town to protect the innocent and stare evil down in the street at high noon...

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PRT Farah Mortar Section, Nov, 2010. I'm the doof, standing on the baseplate during the seating with the first shot

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Interesting facts about this location

Farah Citadel

The Citadel of Farah, also known as the Citadel of Alexander, and locally known as Shar-e-Farahdun. When Alexander the Great invaded the area it was known as Prophthasia in Drangiana: the Drangian capital Phrada was just renamed in October 330; 'Prophthasia' means 'Anticipation', modern Farâh, Afghanistan. The Citadel sits on the edge of Farah City.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.37, 62.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Afghanistan, Forts

Farah Airport

Farah Airport is an airport serving the city of Farah in Farah Province, Afghanistan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.37, 62.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Farah Province