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Shumache Destination Guide

Touring Shumache in Afghanistan.

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Shumache in the region of Parvān is located in Afghanistan - some 21 mi (or 34 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Time in Shumache is now 09:03 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Ziro Tangah, Tangi Kelay, Shelwatay, Sharkay, Mehtar Lam or Srah Chinah Kelay. Being here already, consider visiting Shumache, Shpole Baba, Shinwari, Shinwaro Kelay, Sandzelai and Isma'il Khel. We collected some hobby film in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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00:59 min ( December 03, 2011 by linuxae)
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A common Afghan man making a living at the bottom of mahipar mountains on the highway of Kabul-Torkham. Film was shot in the september 2011. For more information please visit us at ...

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Interesting facts about this location

Pul-e-Charkhi Airfield

Pul-e-Charkhi Airfield is a military airfield in Afghanistan.

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Located at 34.64, 69.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Bases of the United States Air Force in Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Surobi District (Kabul)

Surobi, Sarobi or Sarubi District is a district of Kabul Province, Afghanistan. Its capital, Surobi, lies about 60 kilometres east of Kabul along the A01 highway, although much of the district lies northeast of Kabul. Its principal river is the Kabul River.

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Located at 34.64, 69.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Kabul Province

Pul-e-Charkhi prison

Pul-e-Charkhi, also known as Afghan National Detention Facility, is the largest prison in Afghanistan east of Kabul. Construction of the jail began in the 1970s by order of former president Mohammed Daoud Khan and was completed during the 1980s. The prison became notorious for torture and executions after the 1978 Saur Revolution as well as during the 10 year Soviet war that followed.

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Located at 34.64, 69.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Prisons in Afghanistan

Camp Warehouse

Camp Warehouse is the operations centre for the multinational International Security Assistance Force located 10 kilometers east of Kabul. The camp has soldiers and equipment from dozens of countries. Part of Camp Warehouse is a German-sponsored ISAF military hospital.

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Located at 34.64, 69.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Military installations of Afghanistan, Military installations of Germany, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

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