Examples from the Web for amu
To the north, Jowzjan borders on the Amu Darya River and Turkmenistan, a former part of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.
After its defeat in Afghanistan, Moscow wanted Dostum controlling the Amu Darya.
One would think that the whole Afghan nation was meditating a descent on the Amu Daria.The Half-Hearted|John Buchan
Ulkun, more correctly Ulken, is consequently identical with my Amu Derya.Sketches of Central Asia (1868)|Arminius Vmbry
On the banks of the Amu there are Turkomans who work the ferries, drive sheep and accompany caravans.
In the low country I had done better, and many an Amu and Schasu woman had gladly come to my tent.Uarda, Complete|Georg Ebers
The water of the Amu and the very thin layer of ooze which it deposits render the oasis very fertile.