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Takhiri in the region of Kabul is a place located in Afghanistan close to Kabul, the country's capital.

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Local time in Takhiri is now 10:40 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Paymunar, Mehtar Lam, Khost, Kabul, Jalalabad or Qal'ah-ye Na'im. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Shahzad Adeel - Paiwaston (New Afghan so...

02:57 min ( February 26, 2012 by EnsaanYemAfghaan)
Views: 49,527 - Rating: 4.67123/5

New Patriotic Afghan song by the talented singer Shahzad Adeel. The video is recorded in Kabul & Nangarhar province, at the Ghazi Amanullah Khan city. Enjoy :-) Song: Paiwastoon Singer: Shahzad Adeel ...

Landing in Kabul International Airport w...

01:48 min ( May 23, 2009 by petercsatari)
Views: 30,901 - Rating: 4.5/5

Landing in Kabul-Afghanistn with Safi Airways Boeing 737 i 2009 January

Oppression of Hazara in Afghanistan

10:01 min ( March 04, 2009 by zareentaj2009)
Views: 35,029 - Rating: 4.2/5

FULL VERSION HERE: Zareen is from the Hazara ethnic group, the most persecuted ethnic minority in Afghanistan. As a child, she witnessed the Soviet invasion and occupation of her country and...

A-10 Thunderbolt II GAU-8 in action agai...

00:36 min ( April 16, 2012 by CLIKATV)
Views: 42,042 - Rating: 2.67213/5

Taliban attacked Western embassies and Afghan parliament in Kabul. Taliban fired rockets and assault rifles in the direction of the US Embassy, Taliban. Nato headquarters and other official buildings ...

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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.56, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 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

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 34.56, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 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 34.56, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Soviet Union relations, Airports in Afghanistan, Kabul

Kabul University

Kabul University (KU) is located in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. It was founded in 1931 but officially opened for classes in 1932. Kabul University is attended by 7,000 students, of which 1,700 are women. Hamidullah Amin is the chancellor of the university. The university is still recovering from the long period of war and chaos in the country. The main building was renovated about 500 meters from the old one, which has almost the same design.

More reading: Kabul University homepage
Located at 34.56, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Education in Kabul, Educational institutions established in 1932, Kabul University, Universities in Afghanistan

Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani

Sayyid Jamāl ad-Dīn al-Afghānī, also known as Sayyid Jamāl ad-Dīn Asadābādī, and commonly known as Al-Afghani (1838/1839 – March 9, 1897), was a political activist and Islamic ideologist in the Muslim world during the late 19th century, particularly in the Middle East, South Asia and Europe. One of the founders of Islamic Modernism and an advocate of Pan-Islamic unity, he has been described as "less interested in theology than he was in organizing a Muslim response to Western pressure."

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Located at 34.56, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1838 births, 1897 deaths, Al-Nahda, History of civil rights and liberties in Iran, Iranian activists, Iranian emigrants to the Ottoman Empire, Muslim activists