Explore Jowkari in Afghanistan
Jowkari in the region of Kandahār is a town in Afghanistan - some 312 mi or ( 502 km ) South-West of Kabul , the country's capital city .
Current time in Jowkari is now 10:37 AM (Tuesday) . 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: Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud, Wakil Rustam Kelay, Tari Karez, Sangin, and Lashkar Gah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud . Where to go and what to see in Jowkari ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
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Interesting facts about this location
Maiwand is a village in Afghanistan and the district center of Maiwand District of Kandahar Province. It is located 50 miles northwest of Kandahar. The area is irrigated by the Helmand and Arghandab Valley Authority. The village is notable for the Battle of Maiwand which took place on July 27, 1880 during the Second Anglo-Afghan War. Ayub Khan together with Malalai Anaa defeated a British brigade under General Burrows. Maiwand is also a prestigious and proud name for Afghan males.
Located at 31.73 65.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
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