Ali Masjid

Ali Masjid is the narrowest point of the Khyber Pass. It is located in the Khyber Agency of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), Pakistan. It is located around 10 miles (16 km) east of the city of Landi Kotal (West of Peshawar) and has an elevation of 3,174 feet (967 m). The width of the Khyber near Ali Masjid was earlier too narrow for two fully laden camels to pass each other but since has been widened.

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... Ali Masjid has a fort built by the British in the nineteenth century which commands a strategic view over the Khyber pass ... Ali Masjid was the scene of battles during the Anglo-Afghan wars ... The fort garrison was also forced to evacuate Ali Masjid fort and fall back to Jamrud ...

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