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Agro in the region of Nūrestān is located in Afghanistan - some 136 mi (or 218 km) North-East of Kabul, the country's capital.

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Current time in Agro is now 11:14 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tirzhow, Sidmashal, Mehtar Lam, Larnow Khune, Kamu or Mirdesh. While being here, make sure to check out Mospamishal, Mandagal-e Sufla, Mandagal-e 'Ulya, Mandagal Bande, Kushtoz and Kamdesh Woluswali as well. We discovered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Women & War: 3 Outside the Wire

04:45 min ( February 17, 2012 by CIRvideos)
Views: 658 - Rating: 5/5

In Ghaziabad, outside the perimeter of an American base, Lt. Lauren Luckey's commander, Lt. Col. Dan Wilson, tries to build relationships with Afghans amid violent clashes with insurgents

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Kamdesh

The Battle of Kamdesh took place during the War in Afghanistan. It occurred on October 3, 2009, when a force of 300 Taliban assaulted the American Combat Outpost ("COP") Keating near the town of Kamdesh of Nuristan province in eastern Afghanistan. The attack was the bloodiest battle for US forces since the Battle of Wanat in July 2008, which occurred 20 miles away from Kamdesh. The attack on COP Keating resulted in eight Americans killed and 22 wounded.

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Located at 35.41, 71.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:2009 in Afghanistan, 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 Latvia, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United States, Conflicts in 2009, History of Nuristan Province

Kamdesh, Nuristan

Kāmdīsh or Kāmdēsh (کامدیش) is a village, located in the Bashgal Valley, in Nurestan Province, Afghanistan. It is the capital of the Kamdesh District. Kamdesh is a village within the Landai Sind Valley. It stands as the cultural and administrative hub of the Kamdish District and all of Eastern Nuristan. Kamdesh literally means "Place of the Kom", as it is the unofficial Capital for the Kom tribe.

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Located at 35.41, 71.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Nuristan Province

Kamdesh District

Kamdesh District (Kamdeish District, Pashto: کامدېش ولسوالۍ‎) is a district of Nuristan Province in eastern Afghanistan. It was originally in Konarha Province (Konar Province) and then was moved to the newly created Nuristan Province in 2001.

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Located at 35.41, 71.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Nuristan Province

Nari District

Nari (Naray) District is a boundary mountainous district in the most eastern part of Kunar Province in Afghanistan. It borders Bar Kunar District to the west, Nuristan Province to the north, Pakistan to the east and Dangam district to the south. The population is 24,500 (2006)—60% of them Pashtun. The district center is the village of Nari (Naray) {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:35.2103|N|71.5250|E||||| | |name= }} at 1153 m altitude in a river valley. The arable land is not enough.

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Located at 35.41, 71.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kunar Province, History of Chitral

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