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Mashorah in the region of Konar is a town in Afghanistan - some 95 mi (or 153 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Mashorah is now 05:22 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: Werah Daysh, Nishah'i, Mehtar Lam, Korangal, Kabul or Manogay. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wudolo, Tarahnik, Sleman Shah, Richah Lam, Kanday and Kandar. We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location

Dara-I-Pech District

Dara-I-Pech District (also known as Manogay District or Pech District) is located western-central part of Kunar Province, Afghanistan, 30 km West from Asadabad. The population is 48,400 (2006). The district is governed from Mano Gai. The governor is Mohammad Rahkman. While the bulk of the population is Safi Pashtun, who are mostly settled along the Pech River, the district also includes the Pashai-speaking Korengalis in the southern portion of the Korengal Valley.

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Located at 34.94, 70.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kunar Province

Korangal Valley

The Korangal Valley (or Korengal Valley, or Garangal Valley) in Afghanistan is located south of the Pech River in the Pech District of Kunar Province in northeastern Afghanistan. To the east is Asadabad, capital of Kunar Province, to the west is the Chapa Dara District, and to the south is the Chawkay District . In the south east there is Narang wa Badil District, and in the south west Nurgal District, which includes Shumast Aret.

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Located at 34.94, 70.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Kunar Province, Valleys of Afghanistan

Chapa Dara District

Chapa Dara District is situated in the western part of Kunar Province, Afghanistan and borders Nuristan Province. The population is 27,500 (2006). The district is mountainous and farming and animal husbandry are not possible in the whole district. Some people work abroad. Health care and the education need improvement.

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Located at 34.94, 70.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kunar Province

Battle of Wanat

The Battle of Wanat occurred on July 13, 2008, when about 200 Taliban guerrillas attacked NATO troops near the village of Wanat in the Waygal district in Afghanistan's far eastern province of Nuristan. The position was defended primarily by United States Army soldiers of the 2nd Platoon, Chosen Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne), 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team.

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Located at 34.94, 70.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:2008 in Afghanistan, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Conflicts in 2008, History of Nuristan Province

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