List of rivers of Afghanistan facts for kids

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Pech River, Kunar, 2009-04-19 -b
Pech River in eastern Afghanistan.

This is a list of rivers wholly or partly in Afghanistan. They are arranged geographically by river basin.

Flowing into the Arabian Sea

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The Kabul River, seen here near Jalalabad

Flowing into endorheic basins

Sistan Basin

Soldiers crossing the Arghandab River
Arghandab River
  • Harut River (or Ardaskan River)
  • Farah River
  • Helmand River
    • Khash River
    • Arghandab River
      • Dori River
        • Tarnak River
        • Arghistan River
          • Lora River
    • Musa Qala River
    • Tirin River
    • Kaj River

Ab-e Istadeh Lake

  • Ghazni River
    • Jilga River

Karakum Desert

  • Harirud
    • Jam River
  • Murghab River
    • Kushk River
    • Kashkan River

Aral Sea basin

Afghanistan - Tajikistan Bridge Completion
Afghanistan-Tajikistan bridge over the Amu Darya river in 2007.
  • Amu Darya
    • Safid River, no longer reaches the Amu Darya
    • Balkh River, no longer reaches the Amu Darya
    • Khulm River (formerly Tashkurgan River), no longer reaches the Amu Darya
    • Kunduz River (or Surkhab River)
      • Khanabad River
      • Andarab
      • Bamiyan River
    • Kokcha River
      • Anjuman
    • Panj River
      • Aksu (Bartang)
      • Pamir River
      • Wakhan River


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List of rivers of Afghanistan Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.