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ترين کوټ
Location in Afghanistan
Country  Afghanistan
Province Orūzgān Province
Elevation 4,321 ft (1,317 m)
 • Total 10,000
Time zone UTC+4:30

Tarinkot or Tarin Kowt (Pashto: ترين کوټ) is the capital of Orūzgān Province in southern Afghanistan. It is a town of about 10,000 people. Its population is mostly of Pashtun ethnic origin, including a sizable number of Tarins, whose ancestors were the original founders and settlers here some 500 years ago.

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