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Shamal Zai Destination Guide

Delve into Shamal Zai in Afghanistan!

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Shamal Zai in the region of Paktia is located in Afghanistan - some 71 mi (or 114 km) South of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Shamal Zai

Current time in Shamal Zai is now 12:29 AM (Thursday). 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: Zeraki Kala, Yargul Kala, Terwah, Shayr Khan Khel, Shaykhan or Haybat Khel. While being here, make sure to check out Zurmat, Zafar Khel, Wuriya Khel, Stogan, Shaykh Nurwal and Pakekhel as well. We discovered 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

-4°C / 24 °F Heavy snow
Morning Temperature -4°C / 24 °F
Evening Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Night Temperature -5°C / 22 °F
Chance of rainfall 20%
Air Humidity 95%
Air Pressure 757.2 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy snow

Thursday, 21st of February 2019
Light snow, calm, few clouds.
Light snow Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -10°C (13 °F)
Friday, 22nd of February 2019
Light snow, calm, clear sky.
Light snow Day: -4°C (25 °F)
Night: -17°C (1 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of February 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -6°C (22 °F)
Night: -17°C (1 °F)

Videos

Bored in afghanistan

00:46 min ( April 06, 2009 by Solace4Terror)
Views: 408 - Rating: 5/5

We get bored as shit

Gardez Firefight

04:56 min ( March 06, 2011 by yeaimthatguy100)
Views: 9,951 - Rating: 5/5

21 DEC 2009 MP's were ambushed in Gardez Afghanistan


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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 33.51, 69.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
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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 33.51, 69.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Military installations of Afghanistan, Paktia Province

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.51, 69.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 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