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Anargay Destination Guide

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Anargay in the region of Kabul is a town in Afghanistan - some 33 mi (or 53 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Anargay is now 05:40 PM (Monday). 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: Ziro Tangah, Sorondu Kelay, Suhak-e Mulla Khel, Shaykhabad, Sarobi or Debalay. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Patay, Malorah, Katah Sang, Jigdalai, Farman Beg and Sar-e Jigdalik. 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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Trip to surobi

00:49 min ( October 20, 2009 by Hamayoun Shirzai)
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On that time the way was closed near Surobi Dam, and all the trucks and Cars were standby here

Passing through Surobi

03:13 min ( July 03, 2009 by fablabamy)
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Driving through the small town of Surobi, Afghanistan

Kabul River near Surobi Dam

00:23 min ( July 03, 2009 by fablabamy)
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Lots of water in the river means plenty of electricity. Along the Kabul-Jalalabad Road (Highway 1) in Afghanistan

Gemology and travel: Jagdalek ruby mines...

00:51 min ( September 29, 2007 by bengun555)
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July 2006, here a global view of the Jagdalek ruby mining area in Afghanistan. This place is known to have produce exceptional gems but nowadays ruby mining has officialy stopped. The area is deserted...

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Interesting facts about this location

Surobi, Kabul

The town of Surobi is the center of Surobi District, between Kabul and Jalalabad, in Kabul Province, Afghanistan. It is located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.5897|N|69.7625|E||||| | |name= }} at 998 m altitude in the valley of the Kabul River East from Kabul on the road to Jalalabad. The population is more than 22,000 people (2007 calculation). It was the Hezbi Islami's stronghold from 1987-1995.

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Located at 34.47, 69.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kabul Province

Surobi District (Kabul)

Surobi, Sarobi or Sarubi District is a district of Kabul Province, Afghanistan. Its capital, Surobi, lies about 60 kilometres east of Kabul along the A01 highway, although much of the district lies northeast of Kabul. Its principal river is the Kabul River.

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Located at 34.47, 69.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kabul Province

Lataband Pass

The Lataband Pass or Kotal-e Lataband, is a mountain pass connecting Afghanistan and Jalalabad on the way to Pakistan in the Karkacha hills between Seh Baba and Butkhak in the Hindukush Range. The name, Lataband, means 'Mountain of Rags' as there was an old belief that people who hung bits of clothing on the bushes along the way, had their wishes granted.

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Located at 34.47, 69.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Pakistan border crossings, Hindu Kush, Mountain passes of Afghanistan, Sites along the Silk Road

Uzbin Valley ambush

The Uzbin Valley ambush occurred when ISAF troops were ambushed by Afghan militants in eastern Afghanistan on 18 August 2008. It took place outside the village of Spēṟ Kunday, of the Surobi District of Kabul province and resulted in heavy casualties to the French ISAF contingent. A NATO report of the incident summarised that the surviving members of the Coalition forces were "lucky to escape" arguing that they were poorly equipped, ill-organised and faced a well-prepared enemy.

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Located at 34.47, 69.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Afghanistan, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving France, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United States, History of Kabul Province

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