This section covers the Western portion of Afghanistan. This region is inhabitanted by the Farsiwans and the Turkmens and has cultural links with Turkmenistan, but also is influenced by Iran's Khorasan Province, which used to be the ancient name for the whole region of the Afghan nation.
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Jam is a village in West Afghanistan, best known for the "Minaret of Jam".
Maimana is the capital of Faryab Province in West Afghanistan. Maimana is connected by road to Herat and Mazar-e Sharif, but both routes are dangerous, rough, and best avoided.
Maps of West Afghanistan
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