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Sidqabad in the region of Kāpīsā is a town in Afghanistan - some 36 mi (or 57 km) North of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Sidqabad is now 10:36 AM (Wednesday). 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: Turkman, Pul-e Khumri, Nahrin, Kabul, Jalalabad or Koratas. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Sidqabad, Roghamati, Qarah Chah, Qal'ah-ye Sarkari, Qal'ah-ye 'Ata Khan and Drsty. 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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Videos

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 ...

A Good Road in Afghanistan AVI

03:39 min ( December 08, 2008 by AfghanOldBlue)
Views: 4,112 - Rating: 3.66667/5

A back road in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan between Kohistan and Koh Band Districts in October, 2007. This is very stark terrain, full of boulders that our boys from South Carolina decided were Taliba...


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

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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

Kesektan

Kesektan is to be the center of the newly created Hesa Duwum Kohistan District in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. It is located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:35.0467|N|69.2919|E||||| | |name= }} at 1454 m altitude.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.02, 69.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kapisa Province

Ahtaj

Ahtaj is a town in Afghanistan.

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Located at 35.02, 69.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Parwan Province

Koh Band District

Koh Band District is situated in the northwestern part of Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. It borders Kohistan District to the west, Parvan Province to the north, Nejrab District to the east and Mahmud Raqi District to the south. The population is 20,800(2006). The district center is Hajjikheyl located in the western part of the district.

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Located at 35.02, 69.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kapisa Province

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.

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Located at 35.02, 69.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

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 35.02, 69.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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)