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Akhlar Destination Guide

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Akhlar in the region of Kabul is a town in Afghanistan - some 15 mi (or 24 km) North of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Akhlar is now 10:18 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zimah, Pul-e Khumri, Mir Bachah Kot, Miran, Kalakan or Pul-e Sangi. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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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Afghan Journal - 05MAY2011 - Happy Cinco...

02:13 min ( May 05, 2011 by Jesse Telesz)
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Bottoms up for your favorite May Holiday! Watch out for that bed rail

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06:02 min ( May 29, 2012 by TheMuffie007)
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Just a couple of wild and slightly crazed SME's driving to work in Afghanistan

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Interesting facts about this location

Salt Pit

The Salt Pit is the codename of an isolated clandestine CIA black site prison and interrogation center in Afghanistan. It is located north of Kabul and was the location of a brick factory prior to the Afghanistan War. The CIA adapted it for extrajudicial detention. In the winter of 2005, the "Salt Pit" became known to the general public because of two incidents.

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Located at 34.73, 69.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Black sites, Central Intelligence Agency, Detention centers for extrajudicial prisoners of the United States, Prisons in Afghanistan

OMAR Mine Museum

Located in Kabul, Afghanistan, the OMAR Mine Museum contains a collection of 51 types of land mines out of the 53 used in Afghanistan over the years. The collection includes unexploded ordnance, cluster bombs and airdrop bombs used by the U.S. invasion in 2002. OMAR stands for the Organization for Mine Clearance and Afghan Rehabilitation. For security reasons, the museum is not open for casual visitors. All appointments must be made through the main OMAR office. Dr.

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Located at 34.73, 69.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Aerospace museums, Area denial weapons, Explosive weapons, Kabul, Military and war museums, Museums in Afghanistan

Kabul International Airport

Kabul International Airport, also known as Khwaja Rawash Airport by the Pashtun majority (Pashto: د خواجه رواش هوایي ډګر‎), is located 16 kilometers from the city center of Kabul in Afghanistan. Axe Kabul International Airport was built in the early 1960s. During the 10 year Soviet war in Afghanistan from 1979 to 1989, the airport was controlled and used by the Soviet Army. Following the Soviet withdrawal it remained in control of the Afghan military, which transformed to private militia.

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Located at 34.73, 69.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Soviet Union relations, Airports in Afghanistan, Kabul

Kam Air Flight 904

Kam Air Flight 904 was involved in a deadly aviation disaster over the Pamir mountains of Afghanistan in February 2005. The incident took place shortly after 4:00 p.m. local time on February 3, when a private Kam Air Boeing 737-200 jet aircraft went missing in Afghanistan during a domestic flight from the western city of Herat to the capital Kabul. The crash is the deadliest air disaster in the history of Afghanistan.

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Located at 34.73, 69.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:2005 in Afghanistan, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737, Airliner accidents and incidents involving controlled flight into terrain, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2005, Aviation accidents and incidents in Afghanistan

Aisha-i-Durani School

The Aisha-i-Durani School or Durani High School is a girls' school in Kabul, Afghanistan. It is one of two schools reconstructed with German help after the fall of the Taliban in 2001, the other being Amani High School.

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Located at 34.73, 69.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Girls' schools, Schools in Afghanistan