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Wechah Kanay in the region of Kabul is a town located in Afghanistan - some 40 mi (or 64 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital.

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Local time in Wechah Kanay is now 01:01 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Wurizho Naw, Tangishu, Shiwu Kala, Showbon, Sarobi or Samo Talah. When in this area, you might want to check out Yakh Dand, Wechah Kanay, Sokhtah Giyan, Shah Gulian, Manukala and Gaz-e 'Ulya 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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Trip to surobi

00:49 min ( October 20, 2009 by Hamayoun Shirzai)
Views: 1,420 - Rating: 5/5

On that time the way was closed near Surobi Dam, and all the trucks and Cars were standby here

Kabul River near Surobi Dam

00:23 min ( July 03, 2009 by fablabamy)
Views: 6,204 - Rating: 5/5

Lots of water in the river means plenty of electricity. Along the Kabul-Jalalabad Road (Highway 1) in Afghanistan


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Interesting facts about this location

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 34.71, 69.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 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

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 34.71, 69.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
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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 34.71, 69.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
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Alasay

The village of Alasay (Alah Say) is the center of Alasay District in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. It is located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.8958|N|69.7208|E||||| | |name= }} at 1672 m altitude. The Battle of Alasay, codenamed Operation Dinner Out, was a military operation in Alasay which was carried out by French troops and the Afghan National Army (ANA) between the 14th and 23rd of March 2009. It left one French soldier killed, as well as 35 to 70 Taliban insurgents.

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Located at 34.71, 69.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kapisa Province

Tagab, Kapisa Province

Tagab is a village and the center of Tagab District (Kapisa Province), Afghanistan. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.8556|N|69.6494|E||||| | |name= }} at 1322 m altitude. The population in the village area was calculated to be 6,628 in the year 2007.

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Located at 34.71, 69.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kapisa Province