This section covers the Northeastern portion of Afghanistan. The historic region of Bactria spanned territory that included parts of northern Afghanistan — Kunduz was an important city — plus areas that are now in Uzbekistan or Tajikistan.
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Panjshir Valley is in Afghanistan. Panjshir valley is divided in to five regions, starting from Taawakh, Rokha, Baazarak,Baadqol and to the bottom Omarz.
The Shamali Plain is north of Kabul. Shamali, meaning 'windy' or 'northern,' is a green plain which produced a lot of the food for central Afghanistan.
Ai-Khanoum was an important city a few centuries BCE when Alexander and his successors ruled Bactria.
Kunduz also known as Kundûz, Qonduz, Qondûz, Konduz, Kondûz, Kondoz, or Qhunduz is a major city in the North of Afghanistan.
Maps of Northeast Afghanistan
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