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After a brief visit to his family in Pakistan, he is now serving as the shadow governor of the key northern province of Balkh.Freed Taliban Prisoners in Pakistan and Afghanistan Return to Jihad|Ron Moreau & Sami Yousafzai|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The difficulty lies in the fact that all these places must be on a line running almost due east from Balkh.
In the 9th century Ḥīvī of Balkh wrote a rationalistic treatise10 on difficulties in the Bible, Exegesis.
Talekan is described as only one-fourth the size of Balkh, on the banks of a big river in a plain where there are vineyards.