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Maiwand

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Country  Afghanistan
Time zone  UTC+4:30
District  Maywand District
Province  Kandahar Province
Maiwand
Weather  19°C, Wind N at 10 km/h, 31% Humidity

Strike soldiers air assault and shura in maiwand


Maiwand is a village in Afghanistan within the Maywand District of Kandahar Province. It is located 50 miles northwest of Kandahar, and three miles northeast of the village of Mahmudabad (Mundabad) 31.71891°N 65.089653°E / 31.71891; 65.089653.

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The area is irrigated by the Helmand and Arghandab Valley Authority.

The village is notable for the Battle of Maiwand which took place on July 27, 1880 during the Second Anglo-Afghan War. Ayub Khan together with Malalai Anaa defeated a British brigade under General Burrows.

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References

Maiwand Wikipedia


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