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Peshugar Destination Guide

Delve into Peshugar in Afghanistan!

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Peshugar in the region of Paktia is a city in Afghanistan - some 69 mi (or 112 km) South-East of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Peshugar

Current time in Peshugar is now 11:16 PM (Friday). 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: Tarakah, Ster Wuzhah, Sulaiman Khel, Shem Khel, Naray or Tyarah Algadah. While being here, make sure to check out Wechah Algadah, Tori Khel, Shayr-e Awnal, Peshugar, Tsaperai and Naray Ordzah as well. 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

14°C / 57 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1018.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 23rd of March 2019
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Sunday, 24th of March 2019
Broken clouds, calm.
Broken clouds Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Monday, 25th of March 2019
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)


Peshawar Pakistan 1968

03:51 min ( April 26, 2010 by Bryan Nelson)
Views: 3,821 - Rating: 5/5

This is a group of photographs I took when I was stationed in Peshawar, Pakistan with the USAFSS in 1968

US Soldiers under attack

07:17 min ( September 13, 2009 by Dylan Jones)
Views: 4,801 - Rating: 4.3125/5

US Soldiers being attacked by Taliban forces. Recorded by the turp

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Interesting facts about this location

Abdullah Kili

Abdullah Kili is a town in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. It is located at 33°49'45N 70°4'1E with an altitude of 1449 metres (4757 feet).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.76, 69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas

Parachinar Airport

Parachinar Airport is an airport located in Parachinar, FATA, Pakistan. Located at about a 25 minute drive from the center of Parachinar, it is the only airport in FATA that is served by any passenger airline, namely Pakistan International Airlines. Presently (February 2007), the PIA service is temporarily suspended.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.76, 69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Pakistan, Buildings and structures in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Kurram Agency

2008 Parachinar bombing

In the Parachinar bombing of 16 February 2008, a suicide bomber in Parachinar, Pakistan killed 47 people and injured 93 attending a political rally for the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party. The attack occurred on the eve of the 2008 Pakistani general election to be held on 18 February when an explosives-laden car was rammed into the election office of an independent candidate in Parachinar. The attack targeted people waiting for food outside of Riaz Shah's house.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.76, 69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Mass murder in 2008, Suicide car and truck bombings in Pakistan, Terrorist incidents in Pakistan in 2008

Peiwar Pass

The Peiwar Kotal Pass, also spelled Paywar, is one of the mountain passes that connect the Paktia Province of Afghanistan and the Kurram Agency in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.76, 69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Pakistan border crossings, Hindu Kush, Mountain passes of Afghanistan, Mountain passes of Pakistan

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