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Ashraf Khel in the region of Kabul is a town in Afghanistan - some 24 mi (or 39 km) North of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Ashraf Khel is now 11:41 AM (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, Kalakan, Kabul or Ashraf Khel. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Qarah Bagh Karez, Qarah Bagh-e Kalan, Qal'ah-ye Qazi, Qal'ah-ye Khwajah, Qal'ah-ye Daywanah and Qarah Bagh Bazar. 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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President Obama Speaks to Troops at Bagr...

10:38 min ( September 23, 2012 by Anas Banun)
Views: 128 - Rating: 5/5

Published on 1 May 2012 by the Whitehouse on the Public Domain. President Obama speaks to troops during an unannounced trip to Afghanistan where he signed a strategic partnership agreement with Presid...

President Obama Speaks to Troops at Bagr...

10:38 min ( May 02, 2012 by whitehouse)
Views: 35,601 - Rating: 4.02521/5

President Obama speaks to troops during an unannounced trip to Afghanistan where he signed a strategic partnership agreement with President Hamid Karzai that marks the beginning of the end of the war ...


President Obama Visits Bagram Afghanist...

12:28 min ( May 02, 2012 by dvidshub)
Views: 903 - Rating: 3.26087/5

Uncut B-roll of President Obama on his surprise visit to Afghanistan. Crowd shots, and Speech to the Troops in it's entirety. Footage provided by 1st Infantry Division Headquarters

Cool!

00:52 min ( September 27, 2008 by WILDMANC130)
Views: 782 - Rating: 0/5

A very cool avaition clip


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Interesting facts about this location

Bagram Airfield

Bagram Airfield is one of the largest U.S. military bases in Afghanistan. It is located next to the ancient city of Bagram, 11 kilometres southeast of Charikar in the Parwan Province of Afghanistan. The airfield comes with a dual-runway capable of handling any size military aircraft, including Boeing C-17 Globemaster III and Antonov An-225. The base is mainly occupied by the U.S. Armed Forces, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and minimally by the military of Afghanistan.

More reading: Bagram Airfield homepage
Located at 34.88, 69.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Soviet Union relations, Airports in Afghanistan, Bases of the United States Air Force in Afghanistan, Detention centers for extrajudicial prisoners of the United States, Military bases of the United States in Afghanistan, Prisoner-of-war camps, Soviet Air Force bases, United States Army airfields, United States Marine Corps in the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

2007 Bagram Airfield bombing

The 2007 Bagram Airfield bombing was a suicide attack that killed up to 23 people and injured 20 more at the Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, while Dick Cheney, the Vice President of the United States, was visiting. The attack occurred inside one of the security gates surrounding the heavily guarded base 60 km north of Kabul. {{#invoke: Navbox | navbox }} In 2007, Bagram was the main US airbase in Afghanistan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.88, 69.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Assassination attempts, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Conflicts in 2007, Dick Cheney, Mass murder in 2007, Suicide bombings in Afghanistan, Terrorist incidents in Afghanistan in 2007

Qara Bagh, Kabul Province

Qara Bagh is a town and the center of Qarabagh District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan. It is situated in the western part of the district at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.8414|N|69.1489|E||||| | |name= }} at 1,565 m altitude. The population is 13,000 (2007 calculation). The town was seriously damaged during the wars.

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Located at 34.88, 69.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kabul Province

Kalakan

Kalakan is a village located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.7808|N|69.1486|E||||| | |name= }} at 1,610 m altitude. It is center of Kalakan District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan.

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Located at 34.88, 69.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kabul Province

Ghorband River

The Ghorband is a river of Afghanistan, flowing through Parwan Province. It is a tributary of the Panjshir River, then a sub-tributary of the Indus River, then the Kabul River. The Ghorband runs entirely in Parwan province, where it gave its name to the Ghorband District. It is born in the eastern Shibar Pass (which connects the provinces of Parwan and Bamyan, or watersheds of the Ghorband and Kunduz River) and passes in an eastbound direction which it maintains hroughout most of its course.

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Located at 34.88, 69.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Parwan Province, Rivers of Afghanistan