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Anjir Shali Destination Guide

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Anjir Shali in the region of Helmand is located in Afghanistan - some 308 mi (or 496 km) South-West of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Time in Anjir Shali is now 12:57 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud, Sharagah, Sangin, Raygay, Qal'ah-ye Gaz or Pandu. Since you are here already, consider visiting Wakhar, Ulghur, Shor Ab, Qal'ah-ye Zer, Murad 'Ali and Garmah-ye Wasati. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 66 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1015.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 22nd of March 2019
Few clouds, moderate breeze.
Few clouds Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of March 2019
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)
Sunday, 24th of March 2019
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)

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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 32.13, 64.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 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 32.13, 64.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 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 32.13, 64.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Helmand Province