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Samar Khel Destination Guide

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Samar Khel in the region of Nangarhār is a town located in Afghanistan - some 81 mi (or 130 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital.

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Local time in Samar Khel is now 06:48 PM (Thursday). 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: Bati, Shubdiyani, Spi Aw, Shatori, Mehtar Lam or Sur Daywal. When in this area, you might want to check out Sangar Saray, Samar Khel, Qal'ah-ye Akhund, Musta'li, Khush Gunbad and Biland Ghar 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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Walking in Jalalabad

05:11 min ( October 28, 2011 by mkrtjp)
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Market in Jalalabad city, Ningrahar province, AFGHANISTAN. 20 Sep.2011

Walking in Jalalabad-5

04:26 min ( October 30, 2011 by mkrtjp)
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Kabab are roasted on street

Kabul Afghanistan

05:13 min ( July 26, 2007 by shaheedagain)
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Friday Mela at Bande Qargha, Kabul, Afghanistan, May 2007

Walking in Jalalabad-2

03:25 min ( October 29, 2011 by mkrtjp)
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Continue walking in Jalalabad city. Chai-khana, fruits shops around chowk-talasi

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Interesting facts about this location

Kama District

Kama is a district in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, to the east of Jalalabad. Its population, which is 100% Pashtun, was estimated at 88,000 in 2002. The district centre is the village of Sanger Srye Kama. The districts includes most of the Kama valley, connecting Jalalabad with the Khyber Pass.

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Located at 34.38, 70.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Nangarhar Province

Jalalabad Airport

Jalalabad Airport is located 3 miles (5 km) southeast of Jalalabad city in Afghanistan. This airport is currently being used only for military purposes and sometimes the United Nations' aircraft use this airport.

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Located at 34.38, 70.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Buildings and structures in Nangarhar Province

2007 Shinwar shooting

The 2007 Shinwar shooting refers to the killing of a number of Afghan civilians by US Marines who were fleeing the scene of a bomb attack, in the Shinwar District of the Nangarhar Province of Afghanistan on 4 March 2007. According to some reports, as many as 19 civilians were killed and 50 injured in the shootings. The exact casualty figures have not been firmly established.

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Located at 34.38, 70.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:2007 in Afghanistan, Civilian casualties in the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Conflicts in 2007, History of Nangarhar Province, Mass murder in 2007, War in Afghanistan (2001–present) casualties

Goshta District

Goshta District is located in the northeast of Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan and borders Pakistan. The district's population is 100% Pashtun and was estimated at 160,000 in 2002, of whom 30,000 were children under 12. The district centre is the village of Goshta, on the Kunar River.

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Located at 34.38, 70.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Nangarhar Province

Nangarhar University

Nangarhar University (Pashto: د ننګرهار پوهنتون‎) is a government-funded higher learning institution in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. It is the second largest university in Afghanistan. It has approximately 25 faculty and 3,500 students. Nangarhar University was established in 1962 as a medical college. It was later merged with other local colleges to become a full-fledged university.

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Located at 34.38, 70.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1962, Nangarhar University, Schools in Nangarhar Province, Schools of medicine in Afghanistan, Universities in Afghanistan