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Pul-e 'Alam Destination Guide

Explore Pul-e 'Alam in Afghanistan.

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Pul-e 'Alam in the region of Lowgar with it's 13,247 inhabitants is a place in Afghanistan - some 38 mi (or 61 km) South of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Pul-e 'Alam is now 07:37 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Qal'ah-ye Khwajah Akbar, Pay khyl, Oniseyidan, Mehtar Lam, Khost or Isarak. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wuni Sufla, Udkheyl, Tator Aw Pay Khel, Taqi, Pul-e 'Alam and Bala-Kalavazir. We saw 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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Patrolbase Roadhouse Baraki-Barak Loga...

01:37 min ( July 15, 2011 by MNGruber06)
Views: 2,651 - Rating: 5/5

This was during the second day of Patrol Base Roadhouse's existence, a place that has resounding significance to anyone who was deployed in Logar Province from May to November 2010. Having been engage...

Oral history -- Baraki Barak

09:51 min ( November 22, 2008 by ColdinGardez)
Views: 1,823 - Rating: 5/5

An oral history of the first time our team found out there were people in Afghanistan who didn't like us. (Photos and audio scrubbed to remove any information that might endanger fielded forces.)

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Interesting facts about this location


Pul-i-Alam is the provincial capital of Logar Province, Afghanistan as well as of Pul-i-Alam District. The population of Pul-i-Alam is estimated at around 108,000, which is composed of Pashtuns, Tajiks Pul-i-Alam has undergone massive reconstruction work after the fall of Taliban. A provincial reconstruction team PRT Logar of the Czech Republic is based in Pul-i-Alam.

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Located at 34, 69.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Logar Province

Charkh District

Charkh District is situated in the southern part of Logar Province, Afghanistan. Kharwar District was created from the former big Charkh District. The population is 39,400 (2006). The district center is the village of Charkh, located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33.7967|N|68.9411|E||||| | |name= }} at 2108 m altitude in a river valley. The district is mountainous and the winters here are severe and some villages are isolated for long periods.

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Located at 34, 69.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Logar Province