- a city in NE Afghanistan, capital of Nangarhar province; a trading, military, and tourist centre on the main route between Kabul and the Khyber Pass. Pop: 96 000 (2004 est)
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Most of the time, the three-hour, serpentine drive to Jalalabad is gorgeous and calm, though attacks can happen.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley
Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman
November 15, 2014
He was badly wounded in the 1988 battle for Jalalabad, with injuries to his jaw and right leg, she said.Did the U.S. Make a Mistake In Seizing Anas al-Liby?
October 14, 2013
He married an Afghan women, and his new in-laws demanded he move with them to their native Jalalabad.The Faces of Guantánamo
September 3, 2013
At the current time jalalabad's most warm with a peacefull city .Are You Reading My Emails? Former State Dept. Official Asks the NSA.
John Kael Weston
July 23, 2013
After eight days on the death march, the last 50 survivors made their final stand at the village of Gandamak, near Jalalabad.‘A War for No Wise Purpose’: Afghanistan Defeats the West Again
April 17, 2013
From there he went northward to Jahanabad, and north-west (not south-west) to Jalalabad.The Gates of India
Two or three miles below Jalalabad it is joined by the Kunar, the river of Chitral.