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Sepine Takhte Destination Guide

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Sepine Takhte in the region of Paktia is a place located in Afghanistan - some 76 mi (or 122 km) South of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Sepine Takhte

Local time in Sepine Takhte is now 09:44 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zurmat, Wuriya Khel, Uzdapsha, Stogan, Shaykh-Mali or Trakan Kelay. While being here, you might want to check out Zeraki Kala, Zafar Khel, Shayr Khan Khel, Shaykh Nurwal, Sepine Takhte and Kwash as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 83 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 860.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 23rd of September 2018
Light rain, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)
Monday, 24th of September 2018
Light rain, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 16°C (60 °F)
Tuesday, 25th of September 2018
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Operation Anaconda

Operation Anaconda took place in early March 2002 in which the United States military and CIA Paramilitary Officers, working with allied Afghan military forces, and other North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and non-NATO forces attempted to destroy al-Qaeda and Taliban forces. The operation took place in the Shahi-Kot Valley and Arma Mountains southeast of Zormat.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.43, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:2002 in Afghanistan, Afghan Civil War, 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 Australia, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Canada, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving France, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Germany, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving New Zealand, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Norway, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United Kingdom, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United States, Conflicts in 2002, History of Paktia Province, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Australia, Operations involving American special forces, United States Army Rangers, Wars involving the Taliban

Battle of Takur Ghar

The Battle of Takur Ghar was a short but intense military engagement between United States special operations forces and Taliban insurgents fought in March 2002, atop Takur Ghar mountain, Afghanistan. For the U.S. side, the battle proved the deadliest entanglement of Operation Anaconda, an effort early in the war in Afghanistan to rout Taliban forces from the Shahi-Kot Valley and Arma Mountains. The battle saw three helicopter landings by the U.S.

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Located at 33.43, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United States, Operations involving American special forces

Battle for Hill 3234

The Battle for Hill 3234 was a successful defensive battle fought by the 345th Independent Guards Airborne Regiment, Soviet Airborne Troops, in Afghanistan against a force of 200 to 250 Mujahideen rebels. Two of the soldiers killed, Vyacheslav Alexandrovich Alexandrov and Andrey Alexandrovich Melnikov, were posthumously awarded the Gold Star of the Hero of the Soviet Union. All of the paratroopers in this battle were given the Order of the Red Banner and Order of the Red Star.

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Located at 33.43, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:1988 in Afghanistan, Battles involving Afghanistan, Battles involving the Soviet Union, Battles of the Soviet war in Afghanistan, History of Khost Province, Operations involving Pakistani special forces, Pakistan–Soviet Union relations

Khost-Gardez Pass

{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33|28|39.9|N|69|22|17.3|E| |primary |name= }} Khost-Gardez Pass {{#invoke:InfoboxImage|InfoboxImage|image=Khost-Gardez Pass. jpg|size=|maxsize=280px|alt=}}The view looking south toward Khost from the top of the Khost-Gardez Pass in Paktya, Afghanistan.

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Located at 33.43, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Mountain passes of Afghanistan, Transport in Afghanistan

Gardez Air Base

Gardez Air Base is a military facility in Paktia Province, Afghanistan. The airbase was used as a regional collection center in the program to disarm Afghanistan's local militias.

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Located at 33.43, 69.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Military installations of Afghanistan, Paktia Province

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