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Bagram

(ˈbæɡrəm)
n
(Placename) an air base in NE Afghanistan, near Kabul; now under the control of US forces
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Nobody told me I had to go back to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan.
On 15 October 200, the first of six AV-8B Harrier IIs from the Flying Nightmares of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 513 settled on the rough tarmac at Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan.
59 INDEPENDENT COMMANDO SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS: Built tented city to house the entire battle group at Bagram Air Base.
BRITISH commandos helping to guard Bagram air base in Afghanistan have caught a number of intruders, some of them armed.
Summary: Parwan [Afghanistan], Apr 8 (ANI): An explosive-laden vehicle targeted a foreign forces convoy of the Bagram Airfield here on Monday evening, according to District Governor Abdul Shakoor Qudoosi.
US yet to charge three detainees at Guantanamo Bay facility despite lapse of 16 years Afghan authorities reticent on providing consular access to 211 detainees at Bagram ISLAMABAD: It seems that the federal government has no or little concerns about its nationals kept in detention in Guantanamo Bay and Bagram prisons by the United States and Afghan authorities as some of the prisoners have not even been charged for any crime despite a detention of many years.
MINGORA -- The students and their parents have shown grave concerns over shifting of girls' college from Madyan to Bagram area, fearing it will affect the studies of the students.
ISLAMABAD -- State Minister for Finance Rana Mohammad Afzal Thursday informed the Senate that some 213 Pakistanis were detained in Bagram and Pul-e-Charkhi jails (Afghanistan) and efforts were being made to set free them.
Bagram Air Base and Dubai's The Palm island as seen on Strava's heatmap (screenshots) Bagram Air Base and Dubai's The Palm island as seen on Strava's heatmap (screenshots) Bagram Air Base and Dubai's The Palm island as seen on Strava's heatmap (screenshots) 3 photos LONDON: An interactive online map showing where people who use fitness devices such as Fitbit exercise has also revealed highly sensitive information about the movements of soldiers at US military bases.
ISLAMABAD, Sept 11 (KUNA) -- At least six foreign soldiers and three civilians were wounded in a suicide car bomb attack targeting a convoy of foreign troops in Bagram district, of Afghanistan's central Parwan province, on Monday, said officials.
Kabul -- Eight Afghan security guards from Bagram Airbase have been killed when their vehicle was attacked by gunmen, an official says.
KABUL, Safar 12, 1438, Nov 12, 2016, SPA -- An explosion at the NATO air base at Bagram, north of the Afghan capital Kabul, caused a number of casualties, officials said on Saturday.