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Explore Darah Mech in Afghanistan

Darah Mech in the region of Wilāyat-e Dāykundī is a town in Afghanistan - some 179 mi or ( 288 km ) West of Kabul , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Darah Mech is now 11:40 PM (Monday) . 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: Zawjok, Zabo, Tarinkot, Shahbayd, and Quchanghi. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zawjok . 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 Darah Mech ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


UNICEF supports a pitch for peace at cricket camp in war-torn Afghanistan

1:57 min by UNOSDP
Views: 2887 Rating: 5.00

In a city where girls are rarely seen on the streets without burquas, there were glimpses of a different future on the cricket field. One hundred and forty girls donned cricket whites took to the pitc ..

The Musa Show

1:09 min by simonferrer
Views: 695 Rating: 3.00

One of our Afghan interpreters relates his version of how I landed on him during a vehicle rollover...I still say it was an accident! ..

Fantastic Voyage?

4:01 min by Medicontheloose
Views: 188 Rating: 0.00

Rolling through Jalalabad with a little help from Coolio. ..

Same Road (ten minutes later)

0:34 min by simonferrer
Views: 153 Rating: 5.00

The weather in Afghanistan is stranger than even New England. Here is the same stretch of road only ten minutes after the hail storm, and it's almost dry! ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan

The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, was founded in 1996 when the Taliban began their rule of Afghanistan and ended with their fall from power in 2001. Even at the peak of their influence, the Taliban never controlled the entire area of Afghanistan, as about 10% of the country in the northeast was held by the Northern Alliance.

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Located at 33.93 66.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: 1990s in Afghanistan, Afghan Civil War, Former countries in Central Asia, Former countries in the Middle East, Former emirates, Former political entities in Afghanistan, Former theocracies, Former unrecognized countries, Pakistan military presence in other countries, Politics of Afghanistan, Rebellions in Asia, States and territories disestablished in 2001, States and territories established in 1996, Taliban

Emirate of Afghanistan

The Emirate of Afghanistan, began with the decline of the Durrani dynasty and succession of the Barakzai dynasty. This period was characterized by the expansion of European colonial interests in South Asia. The Emirate of Afghanistan continued the war with the Sikh Empire, which led to invasion of Afghanistan by British-led Indian forces who completely wiped out the Afghans in 1842 but didn't fulfil their initial war objectives.

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Located at 33.93 66.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: 1929 disestablishments, Former countries in Central Asia, Former countries in South Asia, Former countries in the Middle East, Former emirates, Former political entities in Afghanistan, Modern Afghanistan, States and territories established in 1823

Nili District

Nili (also known as Layli) is a district in Daykundi Province, Afghanistan. The main town in the district, also called Nili, serves as the capital of Daykundi Province. The town of Nili is at 2,022 m altitude and has a small airport (heliport) with a gravel runway and a commercial radio station. The weather conditions in the winter are severe and the roads are difficult. Nili district shares borders with volatile Gizab District, which was reported to have many Taliban insurgents roaming around.

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Located at 33.72 66.12 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Districts of Afghanistan, Districts of Daykundi Province, Hazarajat