East Afghanistan

WARNING: The Eastern provinces of Afghanistan are extremely dangerous and volatile, in particular the Pashtun tribal areas along the Pakistani border. Most foreign governments strongly advise against all travel to these regions. If you must go, please see war zone safety.
Korengal Valley in Kunar Province, Afghanistan

This section covers the Eastern portion of Afghanistan. This region is inhabited by the nationalist Pashtuns, who have cultural links with Pakistan, and is influenced by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa; a historic name for this area is Afghania Province.


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Khogyani district in Nangarhar Province


Ghazni residents walk past newly constructed gates and monuments in Ghazni province.

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