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Discover Gul Kala in Afghanistan

Gul Kala in the region of Kabul is a place located in Afghanistan - some 14 mi or ( 23 km ) North-East of Kabul , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Gul Kala

Local time in Gul Kala is now 10:04 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zanabad, Yakah Darakht, Shani Kala, Mehtar Lam, and Kowtu. When in this area, you might want to check out Zanabad . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Gul Kala ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


J-Bad Road, Kabul, Afghanistan

2:55 min by Gary Hamm
Views: 1649 Rating: 4.00

Crusing up Jalalabad road in Kabul, Afghanistan. ..

Star Spangled Banner

2:10 min by groundplt
Views: 811 Rating: 5.00

The 'Motor City Mad Man" rockn' out in Kabul Afghanistan back in June of 2004 on the USO tour with Toby Keith. ..

Fun day at the range

1:21 min by Mads Christensen
Views: 798 Rating: 5.00

A video I made when I was in afghanistan. It was ALOT of fun! Enjoy. ..

Don't like your job? Here's an Afghan man making a living in Mahipar rocks...

0:59 min by linuxae
Views: 359 Rating: 5.00

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

Salt Pit

The Salt Pit is the codename of an isolated clandestine CIA black site prison and interrogation center in Afghanistan. It is located north of Kabul and was the location of a brick factory prior to the Afghanistan War. The CIA adapted it for extrajudicial detention. In the winter of 2005, the "Salt Pit" became known to the general public because of two incidents.

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Located at 34.58 69.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Black sites, Central Intelligence Agency, Detention centers for extrajudicial prisoners of the United States, Prisons in Afghanistan

Tara Khēl

Tara Khēl is a village and the center of Deh Sabz District, Kabul Province, Afghanistan. It is situated northwest of Kabul at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.5767|N|69.2564|E||||| | |name= }} at 1794 m altitude. The village is big, with more than 2,000 households. It is close to the Kabul International Airport.

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Located at 34.58 69.26 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Populated places in Kabul Province

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 34.54 69.30 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Military installations of Afghanistan, Military installations of Germany, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

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 34.52 69.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Prisons in Afghanistan

Kabul International Airport

Kabul International Airport, also known as Khwaja Rawash Airport by the Pashtun majority (Pashto: د خواجه رواش هوایي ډګر&#8206), is located 16 kilometers from the city center of Kabul in Afghanistan. Axe Kabul International Airport was built in the early 1960s. During the 10 year Soviet war in Afghanistan from 1979 to 1989, the airport was controlled and used by the Soviet Army. Following the Soviet withdrawal it remained in control of the Afghan military, which transformed to private militia.

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Located at 34.57 69.21 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Afghanistan–Soviet Union relations, Airports in Afghanistan, Kabul