Kabul has been the capital of since about 1776. The city was badly damaged during the various 1979–2001 wars, particularly its western parts.

Notable Places in the Area

is a multi-purpose stadium in eastern Kabul, , mainly used to play football. is situated 2 km southeast of Kabul. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Abdul Rahman Mosque, also known as the Grand Mosque of Kabul, is one of the largest mosques in . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The serves as the presidential palace in Kabul, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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