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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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construction of second Milakbridge over Helmand river in Nimruz province, inauguration of border markets, Memorandum of understanding for purchasing petroleum products, cement, asphalt and Iron Rods through government to government mechanism, investment of Iranian companies in optic fiber, Providing Visa Facility for Afghan Traders, Afghanistan Transit Assistance Guarantees, Customs Information Exchange, Fighting against Money Laundering and other like issues.
The remarks by the Iranian president show that Iran is not paying respect to the Helmand River agreement signed between Afghanistan and Iran in 1970.
Less well known is the fact that Afghanistan, especially the Helmand River Valley, is also the graveyard of humanitarian intervention.
The 1973 Helmand River Treaty is the only agreement that Afghanistan has that specifically addresses water allocations, according to Dr Glen Hearns who 2012-14 was transboundary water expert to the Afghan government.
Lorna has a more conventional approach but wants to add fairy lights while Neil has been influenced by the colours of Afghanistan: The lush Green Zone, the blues of the Helmand river and a nice bit of camouflage material, too.
Neil has been inuenced by the colours of Afghanistan: the lush Green Zone, the blues of the Helmand river, and intends to incorporate camouage material, too.
Buster tirelessly joined his comrades on foot patrols through poppy fields, hunting Taliban insurgents and tracking down booby trap bombs, stopping only to cool off in the Helmand River, or taking scraps from weary soldiers at base who couldn't fail to warm to him.
Here's an excerpt from a review of books about the British Army in the western Afghanistan region along the Helmand River from 2006 onward.
Buster tirelessly joined his comrades on foot patrols through poppy fields, hunting Taliban insurgents, tracking down booby trap bombs, stopping only to cool off in the Helmand River, or taking scraps from weary soldiers at base who couldn't fail to warm to him.
It is located in Sistan va Baluchestan Province on the banks of the Helmand River, near the Zahedan-Zabol road.
Hashimi said construction of a power dam on Helmand River would help provide enough electricity for residents of Ashtarali district, adding some parts in Daikundi had good places dams' construction.
Toward the end of April, engineers from the 2d Platoon were assigned to man the improved ribbon bridge already in place across the Helmand River.