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AFGHANISTAN PROVINCES

 

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1. Badakhshan is a region comprising parts of northeastern Afghanistan and of Tajikistan.Badakhshan province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan .It is in the east of the country.

 

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2.Badghis province ("home of the winds") is one of the thirty-four Afghanistan .It is located on the northwest of Afghanistan, between the Murghab and Han Rud rivers, extending as far northward as the edge of the desert of Sarakhs.

 

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3.Baghlan province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan. It is in the north of the country. Its capital is Pol-e Khomri, but its name comes from Baghlan

 

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4.Balkh province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan.It is in the north of the country. Its capital is Maza-e Sharif.

 

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5.Bamiyan province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan .It is in the centre of the country. Its capital city is also called Bamiyan. Bamiyan city is the largest city in the Hazarajat region of Afghanistan, and is the cultural capital of the ethnic group that predominates in the area.

 

bullet 6.Farah province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan . It is in the west of the country. Its capital is Farah

 

bullet 7.Faryab province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan.It is in the north of the country. Its capital is Meymaneh.

 

bullet 8.Ghazni province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan.It is in the west of the country. Its capital is Ghazni.

 

bullet 9.Ghowr province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan .It is in the west of the country. Its capital is Chaghcharan.

 

bullet 10.Helmand province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan .It is in the south-west of the country. Its capital is Lashkar Gah.

 

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11.Herat is a province of Afghanistan .together with Badghis, Farah, and Ghor provinces it makes up the western region of the country. Its primary city and administrative capital is also named Herat, and its proximity to Iran makes it a sensitive area as Iran seeks to protect its interests in post-Taliban Afghanistan.

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12. Jowzjan province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the north of the country. Its capital is Sheberghan.

 

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13.Kabul province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Kabul

 

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14.Kandahar province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the south of the country. Its capital is Kandahar.

 

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15.Kapisa province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Mahmud-i-Raqi

 

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16.Khost province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the south-east of the country. Its capital is Khost . It used to be part of  Paktia province.

 

bullet 17.Konar province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Asadabad.

 

bullet 18.The Kunduz province is a province around the city of Kunduz in Afghanistan ,with an area of 7,827 km square, and a population of about 583,000

 

bullet 19.Laghman province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Mehtar Lam

 

bullet 20.Lowgar province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Pol-e Alam.

 

bullet 21.Nangarhar province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Jalalabad .

 

bullet 22.Nimruz province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the south-west of the country. Its capital is Zaranj.

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23. Nurestan province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan . It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Nurestan. It was formed in 2001from the northern parts of Laghman province and Konar province.

 

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24.Oruzgan province is one of the thirty-four province of Afghanistan . It is in the centre of the country. Its capital is Tarin Kowt. On March 28, 2004, the new Daikondi province was carved out of an area in the north. The map shows the former provincial boundaries.

 

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25.Paktia province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan . It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Gardiz. It used to cover Khost province .which was split off

 

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26.Paktika province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan .It is in the south-east of the country. Its capital is Sharan. It lies in the ancient smugglers range, the Hindu Kush.

 

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27.Parvan province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan It is in the east of the country. Its capital is Charikat.

 

bullet 28.Samangan province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan .It is in the north of the country. Its capital is Samangan.

 

bullet 29.Sar-e Pol province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan .It is in the north of the country. Its capital is Sar-e Pol .

 

bullet 30.Takhar province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan .It is in the north-east of the country. Its capital is Taloqan.

 

bullet 31.Vardak province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan . It is in the centre of the country. Its capital is Meydan Shahr.

 

bullet 32.Zabul province. Afghanistan is the only Afghan province in which the Taliban have namaed ( in the  post-U.S. invasion of Afghansitan era ) their own governor and officials to rival those appointed by the government in Kabul

 

bullet 33.Panjshir province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan .It was established  April 13, 2004 Its population is 307,620, and its area is 3,610 square kilometers

 

bullet 34.Daikondi province [ also spelt Daikundi ]is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan It was established  March 28,2004 The region had previously been an isolated district of  Urozgan province .

 

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