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Shaykh 'Ali Destination Guide

Delve into Shaykh 'Ali in Afghanistan

Shaykh 'Ali in the region of Helmand is located in Afghanistan - some 313 mi or ( 504 km ) South-West of Kabul , the country's capital .

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Local time in Shaykh 'Ali is now 11:55 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud, Sangin, S'adat Qal'ah, Lashkar Gah, and Karez-e Khushk Abah. While being here, you might want to check out Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Shaykh 'Ali ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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FOB Armadillo

For the documentary film, see Armadillo (film). {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:31|53|41|N|64|42|0|E| |primary |name= }} FOB Armadillo was a military base located near Gereshk in the Helmand province of Afghanistan. It was occupied by ISAF forces from Britain and Denmark as part of Task Force Helmand during the War in Afghanistan (2001–present).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.89 64.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Military installations of Afghanistan

Forward Operating Base Budwan

FOB Budwan was a military base located near Gereshk in the Helmand province of Afghanistan. It was occupied by ISAF forces from the United Kingdom and Denmark as part of Task Force Helmand during the War in Afghanistan. It was one of three smaller forward operating bases (FOBs) used by British and Danish forces around Gereshk in addition to their headquarters at FOB Price. The closing and disassembling of Budwan started in December 2010. The last troops and equipment left in late January 2011.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.89 64.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Military bases of the United Kingdom in Afghanistan