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Abdur Rahman Karez Destination Guide

Delve into Abdur Rahman Karez in Afghanistan!

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Abdur Rahman Karez in the region of Helmand is a city in Afghanistan - some 304 mi (or 489 km) South-West of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Abdur Rahman Karez

Current time in Abdur Rahman Karez is now 04:49 PM (Saturday). 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: Zubayr, Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud, Shor Ab, Sangin, Raygay or Sultan Rabat. While being here, make sure to check out Shayr Ghazay, Sharagah, Kuchnay Raygay, Khirwaray, Karez-e Khushk Abah and Baydak as well. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

35°C / 96 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 915.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 19th of August 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Monday, 20th of August 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of August 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 31°C (88 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)

Videos

Afghan Soldiers Making Bread

00:56 min ( July 22, 2012 by Sean Ramirez)
Views: 214 - Rating: 5/5

Afghan soldiers showing us how to make bread. "Non" is the staple of the Afghan soldier's diet. The soldier rolling the dough slowed down for our video, but was making an average of 10-15 pieces a min...

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Interesting facts about this location

Forward Operating Base Jackson

Forward Operating Base Jackson (FOB Jackson) is a United States military base located just west of Sangin Village, Sangin District, Helmand Province, Afghanistan. It is named after British soldier Private Damien Jackson of the Third Battalion, the Parachute Regiment.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.18, 64.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Helmand Province, Military bases of the United States in Afghanistan

Operation Achilles

Operation Achilles was a NATO operation, part of the war in Afghanistan. Its objective was to clear the Helmand province of the Taliban. The operation began on March 6, 2007. The offensive is the largest NATO-based operation in Afghanistan to date. NATO officials reported that, contrary to previous operations, Taliban fighters were avoiding direct confrontation in favor of guerilla tactics.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.18, 64.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:2007 in Afghanistan, Conflicts in 2007, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Afghanistan, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Canada, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Denmark, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the Netherlands, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United Kingdom, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United States, NATO operations in Afghanistan

Sangin

Sangin is a town in Helmand province of Afghanistan, with population of approximately 14,000 people. It is located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:32|4|24|N|64|50|2|E| | |name= }} in the valley of the Helmand River at 888 m altitude, 95 km to the north-east of Lashkar Gah. Sangin is notorious as one of the central locations of the opium trade in the south of the country, and is also a town that has traditionally supported the Taliban.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.18, 64.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Helmand Province

Dahaneh, Afghanistan

Dahaneh (Qaryah-ye Dahaneh, Qaryah-ye Dahānah) is a town in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Its located at a crossroads and has a population of about 2,000 (2009 estimate). Elevation is 1147m. It was the site of the Battle of Dahaneh, 12 August to 15 August 2009, between Taliban insurgents and elements of the Afghan National Army and the United States Marines.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.18, 64.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Helmand Province

Quote of the moment

To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.

Freya Stark