from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- See Qandahar.
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- proper n. A city and province in southern Afghanistan
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- n. a city in southern Afghanistan; an important trading center
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan -- A huge bomb detonated on Tuesday night in a part of Kandahar where international aid agencies and United Nations offices are clustered, ... var news_amount = 9;
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan -- A huge bomb detonated on Tuesday night in a part of Kandahar where international aid agencies and United Nations offices are clustered, ...
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN -- Canadian troops have swept through a volatile district west of Kandahar in an operation designed to ferret out nests of insurgents.
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN -- An infantryman described as a "friendly giant" was killed by Taliban artillery yesterday at a remote outpost surrounded by grape fields in the hard-scrabble countryside west of Kandahar city.'
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Canadian and Afghan forces appear to have scored a modest victory in an operation west of Kandahar this week, killing a mid-level Taliban commander and a handful of militant foot soldiers.
KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - Nobody wore a cowboy hat and there wasn't a horse in sight, but everyone who turned up for Calgary Stampede Days in Kandahar was carrying a real gun.
KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, AFGHANISTAN - Fighting has dropped off to zero in the province of Kandahar this year, according to the outgoing commander of the Canadian battle group here.
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN -- As the most powerful Afghan official in the troubled southern province of Kandahar, Ahmed Wali Karzai says he knows just how to tame the shadowy Taliban campaign of suicide bombs and assassinations that have raised the specter of a country sliding toward anarchy.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Recent military operations have taken a major bite out of the insurgency's ability to plant deadly roadside bombs on the outskirts of Kandahar city but long-term security will require more time and manpower, a Canadian commander said Wednesday.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan-The governor of Kandahar province demanded more security Sunday after 12 coordinated explosions in Afghanistan's largest southern city killed dozens of people Afghanistan killed 11 civilians on Sunday, as meanwhile a gunman killed five members of a family in capital Kabul, officials said.
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