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Explore Khwajah Du Koh-e Now in Afghanistan

Khwajah Du Koh-e Now in the region of Jowzjān is a town in Afghanistan - some 257 mi or ( 414 km ) North-West of Kabul , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Khwajah Du Koh-e Now is now 11:51 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Shobai, Shibirghan, Shakarak Bazar, Saltiq Kalan, and Qizil Aiaq Khord. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shobai . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Khwajah Du Koh-e Now ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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NATO in Afghanistan - Jowzjan, a natural transition?

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More and more areas of Afghanistan are transitioning to Afghan security control in preparation of the start of the coalition drawdown in 2014. We take a closer look at Jowzjan province in northern Afg ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Khwaja du koh

Khwaja du koh is a town and the center of Khwaja du koh District, Jowzjan Province, Afghanistan. It is situated few miles northwest of the city of Sheberghan and a mile northeast from the main Andkhoy-Sheberghan road. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36.8158|N|65.6178|E||||| | |name= }} at 306 m altitude at the edge of Karakum Desert.

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Located at 36.82 65.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Populated places in Jowzjan Province

Tillya Tepe

Tillya tepe, Tillia tepe or Tillā tapa or (literally "Golden Hill" or "Golden Mound") is an archaeological site in northern Afghanistan near Sheberghan, surveyed in 1979 by a Soviet-Afghan mission of archaeologists led by Victor Sarianidi, a year before the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. The hoard is a collection of about 20,000 gold ornaments that were found in six graves (five women and one man) with extremely rich jewelry, dated to around the 1st century BCE.

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Located at 36.70 65.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Archaeological artifacts, Archaeological sites in Afghanistan, Asian archaeology, Former populated places in Afghanistan