Asadabad, Afghanistan facts for kids
US soldiers patrolling the streets of Asadabad
|Nickname(s): Abad - US soldiers use it referencing Asadabad and nearby FOB|
|Location in Afghanistan|
|Elevation||2,713 ft ft (827 m m)|
|Time zone||+ 4.30|
|Some detailed information has been withheld due to the sensitivity of operations still ongoing in the area.|
Asadabad or Asad Abad (Pashto: اسدآباد - Asadābād) is the capital city of Kunar Province in Afghanistan. It is in the eastern part of the country next to Pakistan. There are a lot of mountains around Asadabad.
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U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Michael Cruz of Cortland, New York, conducts a patrol with Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) through the streets of Asadabad in August 2009.
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