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Qal'ah-ye Surkh in the region of Parvān is a place in Afghanistan - some 40 mi (or 64 km) North of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Qal'ah-ye Surkh is now 04:27 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Khwajah Siyaran-e 'Ulya, Aibak, Pul-e Khumri, Kabul, Jalalabad or Qal'ah-ye Surkh. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Ofyan-e Sharif, Totum Darah-ye 'Ulya, Sandar Khel, Sa'idullah, Pul-e-Matak and Ibrahim Khan. We saw 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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Kabul Transit - Malang Kohistani

03:02 min ( November 07, 2007 by kabultransit)
Views: 67,166 - Rating: 4.80392/5

KABUL TRANSIT - a documentary film www.kabultransit.net In the broken cityscape of Kabul Afghanistan, amid the dust and rubble of ... all » war, Westerners and Afghans adjust to the uncertain possibi...

Sunday Drive

02:07 min ( June 12, 2010 by DuncanOh)
Views: 109 - Rating: 0/5

Driving through the metro Jabal os Sarai area, Parwan Province, Afghanistan. We were on our way back from the Panjshir Valley


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Interesting facts about this location

Ahtaj

Ahtaj is a town in Afghanistan.

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Located at 35.1, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Parwan Province

Koh Band District

Koh Band District is situated in the northwestern part of Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. It borders Kohistan District to the west, Parvan Province to the north, Nejrab District to the east and Mahmud Raqi District to the south. The population is 20,800(2006). The district center is Hajjikheyl located in the western part of the district.

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Located at 35.1, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kapisa Province

2007 Bagram Airfield bombing

The 2007 Bagram Airfield bombing was a suicide attack that killed up to 23 people and injured 20 more at the Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, while Dick Cheney, the Vice President of the United States, was visiting. The attack occurred inside one of the security gates surrounding the heavily guarded base 60 km north of Kabul. {{#invoke: Navbox | navbox }} In 2007, Bagram was the main US airbase in Afghanistan.

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Located at 35.1, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Assassination attempts, Battles of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Conflicts in 2007, Dick Cheney, Mass murder in 2007, Suicide bombings in Afghanistan, Terrorist incidents in Afghanistan in 2007

Bagram Airfield

Bagram Airfield is one of the largest U.S. military bases in Afghanistan. It is located next to the ancient city of Bagram, 11 kilometres southeast of Charikar in the Parwan Province of Afghanistan. The airfield comes with a dual-runway capable of handling any size military aircraft, including Boeing C-17 Globemaster III and Antonov An-225. The base is mainly occupied by the U.S. Armed Forces, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and minimally by the military of Afghanistan.

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Located at 35.1, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Soviet Union relations, Airports in Afghanistan, Bases of the United States Air Force in Afghanistan, Detention centers for extrajudicial prisoners of the United States, Military bases of the United States in Afghanistan, Prisoner-of-war camps, Soviet Air Force bases, United States Army airfields, United States Marine Corps in the War in Afghanistan (2001–present), War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Salang Pass

The Salang Pass is the major mountain pass connecting northern Afghanistan and Kabul province, with further connections to southern Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is just to the east of the Kushan Pass, and both of them were of great importance in early times as they provided the most direct connections between the Kabul region with northern Afghanistan or Tokharistan. The Salang River originates nearby and flows south.

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Located at 35.1, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Mountain passes of Afghanistan