Helmund

Helmund,

river, Afghanistan: see HelmandHelmand
or Helmund
, river, c.700 mi (1,130 km) long, rising in the Hindu Kush Mts., NE Afghanistan and flowing generally SW to the Sistan basin, SW Afghanistan, where it helps form the Hamun-i-Helmand (Sistan Lake), a marshy lake that extends into Iran; longest river
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Derbyniodd Owen Davis o Alltwen ger Pontardawe fedal am ei waith fel Capten yng nghatrawd y Royal Marines yn nhalaith Helmund, Afghanistan ym 2012.
Helmund, close to Pakistan border with 18,000 ANDSF stationed there is particularly vulnerable.
Iran and Pakistan shareatri-junctional border connecting Pakistan's KPK and Balochistan with Afghanistan's Helmund Province and Seist anonthe Iranian side o f Balochistan.
I would give up my free bus pass to stop the welfare cuts, but not to fund this imperialistic campaign which tragically, the report claims, has not altered the odds in Helmund province and cost hundreds of lives.
The released detainees included Abdul Bari, ex-Governor Helmund, Nur-ud-Din Turabi, ex-Justice Minister, Allah Dd Tabib, ex-Minister, Mullah Daud Jan, ex-Governor Kabul and Mir Ahmed Gul, ex-Governor.
La pesadumbre en el salon del hotel se reflejaba en otros asistentes como el diputado petista y exconsejero electoral laime Cardenas, el empresario Antonio Helmund, Porfirio Munoz Ledo, Marti Batres, Alejandra Barrales, Hector Vasconcelos, Rene Drucker .
Originating in the Baba mountain of the Hindukush range, the Helmund river travels 1050 kms through Afghanistan before reaching the Afghan-Iran border near Zabol.
This trijunctional border connects Pakistan's NWFP and its largest province Balochistan as well as Makran Coast in Sindh with Afghanistan's Helmund Province and Seistan on the Iranian side of Balochistan (see map.
July's ground offensive targeted the Taliban's most significant stronghold in southeastern Afghanistan's Helmund Province.
He also urged that Pakistan authorities should step up operations against the terrorists, as war on terror had broken the back of Al-Qaida, and Helmund operation was continuing successfully.
He was set to start training for his first six-month mission at Camp Bastion in Helmund Province this week, but will now have to wait for an all clear from MoD medics before he is allowed to serve with the RAF's ground-based defence unit - the air force's equivalent of the SAS.