Qandahar


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Qan·da·har

 (kŭn′də-här′, kän′-)
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Noun1.Qandahar - a city in southern AfghanistanQandahar - a city in southern Afghanistan; an important trading center
Afghanistan, Islamic State of Afghanistan - a mountainous landlocked country in central Asia; bordered by Iran to the west and Russia to the north and Pakistan to the east and south; "Soviet troops invaded Afghanistan in 1979"
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The US troops will operate from three bases in Bagram, Jalalabad and Qandahar and will be able to operate quickly when needed.
Muqadir Shah Muqadir presided the literary sessions while Qandahar Afridi was the chief guest of the ceremony.
He had authority to distribute money to the Taliban and, over the last several years, Basir distributed thousands of dollars through his hawala to Taliban members in Chaman, Balochistan Province, Pakistan, and in Qandahar Province, Afghanistan.
Among the topics are a survey of tables for regulating the times of prayer, universal solutions to problems of spherical astronomy from Mamluk Syria and Egypt, when the night sky over Qandahar was lit only by stars, universal horary quadrants and dials, selected early and late Islamic astrolabes, the geological data on early Islamic astronomical instruments, and the quatrefoil as decoration on astrolabe retes.
The Afghani Ministry of Interior, in a statement issued today, stated that its forces and the ISAF carried out numerous joint (clean-up) operations in Baghlan, Maidan Wardak, Nangarhar, Qandahar, Helmand and Logar provinces in the past twenty-four hours, killing thirty-six , wounding ten and arresting eleven armed Taliban militants.
If we can produce more fruit, we can send this to Qandahar, to other provinces.
On December 13, an American soldier was killed in an attack carried out on a NATO military base near Qandahar, southern Afghanistan.
Department of Defense's efforts to help local governments in Kabul and Qandahar provide self-reliant security in the region.
En 2001, lorsque les Etats-Unis bombardent l'Afghanistan, surtout Kaboul et Qandahar, les membres du Jihad trouvent la mort, tracant la fin d'un long chapitre violent en Egypte.
the supreme commander of the armed forces, before it made a turn in the Qandahar million-man march on the Square and asked the military to limit the prerogatives of the president of the republic.
Marghoba Safi, supervisor of the Afghanistan Agricultural Forum, said the cooperative has sub-centres in Laghman, Kunar, Zabul, Ghazni, Qandahar, Helmand, Wardak, Logar, Nangarhar, Kapisa, Takhar, Kunduz, Uruzgan, Nimroz, Balkh and Parwan provinces.
Mullah Omar Farman – 2001 Translation of the Pashto text (courtesy: Ishaq Mohammadi) ISLAMIC AMARAT OF AFGHANISTAN MOVEMENT OF TALIBAN QANDAHAR PROVINCE (SECRET SERVICE CELL).