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Baraki Barak Destination Guide

Explore Baraki Barak in Afghanistan

Baraki Barak in the region of Lowgar with its 22,305 inhabitants is a town in Afghanistan - some 41 mi or ( 66 km ) South of Kabul , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Baraki Barak

Current time in Baraki Barak is now 08:41 PM (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: Qal'ah-ye Payandah Muhammad, Qal'ah-ye Khwajah Akbar, Patkhab Shana, Mehtar Lam, and Khost. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Qal'ah-ye Payandah Muhammad . We saw 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 Baraki Barak ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Oral history -- Baraki Barak

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An oral history of the first time our team found out there were people in Afghanistan who didn't like us. (Photos and audio scrubbed to remove any information that might endanger fielded forces.) ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Pul-i-Alam is the provincial capital of Logar Province, Afghanistan as well as of Pul-i-Alam District. The population of Pul-i-Alam is estimated at around 108,000, which is composed of Pashtuns, Tajiks Pul-i-Alam has undergone massive reconstruction work after the fall of Taliban. A provincial reconstruction team PRT Logar of the Czech Republic is based in Pul-i-Alam.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.98 69.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Districts of Logar Province

Charkh District

Charkh District is situated in the southern part of Logar Province, Afghanistan. Kharwar District was created from the former big Charkh District. The population is 39,400 (2006). The district center is the village of Charkh, located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33.7967|N|68.9411|E||||| | |name= }} at 2108 m altitude in a river valley. The district is mountainous and the winters here are severe and some villages are isolated for long periods.

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Located at 33.80 68.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Districts of Logar Province

Tera Pass

The Tera Pass is the primary route connecting Logar and Paktia provinces in Afghanistan. The pass was unimproved until 2006, when construction of a paved surface was completed as part of the ongoing international reconstruction effort.

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Located at 33.76 69.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 30 km away
Tags: Mountain passes of Afghanistan, Transport in Afghanistan

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Baraki Barak