Shirbarghan

Shirbarghan

(shērbär`gän), city (1981 est. pop. 19,500), capital of Jozjan (Jowzjan) prov., N Afghanistan. It is a market for agricultural produce and Karakul lamb skins and is the site of an ancient citadel.
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24) GOLDSMITH, supra note 2, at 107 (describing the makeshift prisons, including the Qali-i-Janghi Fortress, a prison at Shirbarghan, at Kandahar airbase, and other U.
NA forces then swept after the retreating Taliban, who mostly fled without putting up a serious fight, and captured the five northern provinces of Samangan, Sari Pul, Shirbarghan, Jouzjan and Balkh.