Mazari Sharif

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2003 In Afghanistan - October
... out between two factions and spread to the south and west of Mazari Sharif ... Clashes west of Mazari Sharif, between Atta Mohammad's Tajik Jamiat faction and Abdul Rashid Dostum's Uzbek Junbish faction killed and wounded more than fifty people ... Interior Minister Ali Ahmed Jalali flew from Kabul to Mazari Sharif to oversee a truce signed between Abdul Rashid Dostum and Atta Mohammad ...
Local Variations - Nowruz in Afghanistan
... It is celebrated in Mazari Sharif during the first 40 days of the year when the Tulip flowers grow in the green plains and over the hills surrounding the city ... Mazari Sharif is basically the center of Nawroz celebrations in Afghanistan ... People from all over the country travel to Mazari Sharif to attend the Nawroz festivals ...
Abdul Malik Pahlawan - Capture of Mazar-e Sharif
... arrested Khan and handed him over and let the Taliban enter Mazari Sharif, giving them control over most of Northern Afghanistan ... his erstwhile allies, helping to drive them from Mazari Sharif ... and defeated Malik, briefly regaining control of Mazari Sharif, and forcing him to escape to Iran ...
History Of Afghanistan (1978–1992) - The Fall of Kabul, April 1992
... the northern end of Kabul's supply highway, and other non-Pashtun generals based in Mazari Sharif feared removal by Najibullah and replacement by Pashtun officers ... Rashid Dostam, who held general rank as head of the Jozjani militia, also based in Mazari Sharif ... These northern allies consolidated their position in Mazari Sharif on March 21 ...

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