Mazar-i-Sharif

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a city in northern Afghanistan

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Operation and maintenance / repair of the drinking water treatment plants in the camp Camp Marmal of the Bundeswehr in Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, consisting of : - Green pool water treatment plant with two separate waterways, housed in a hall, and : - WATERCLEAN BW 6000 (WTC 6000, KEnrcher manufacturers) in a hall, currently consisting of 6x WTC 6,000.
The broadcast, citing unconfirmed reports, said about 50 people died in the vicinity of Feyzabad, Badakhshan Province east of Mazar-e-Sharif.
From his power base in Mazar-e-Sharif, he controlled 50,000 men before the Taliban seized control of the region.
The Taliban today confirmed Northern Alliance troops had captured the strategic city of Mazar-e-Sharif after several days of heavy fighting backed by American raids.
Prime Minister Tony Blair last night said there was "no doubt at all that there has been significant progress made" in the opposition Northern Alliance's campaign to take the strategically important Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif.
AFGHAN opposition forces claimed yesterday they were advancing steadily toward the key northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif with the help of round-the-clock US bombing.
MAZAR-E-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a local journalist in Mazar-e-Sharif, the provincial capital of northern Balkh province, leaving him critically wounded, an official said Tuesday.
The scope of the contract includes engineering, procurement, supply, installation testing and commissioning of a 220/20-kV substation at Khulm, near Afghanistan s northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif.
Meanwhile, the security condition in Mazar-e-Sharif, a key northern Afghan city, still remains a concern, with looting continuing, a WFP spokeswoman said.
The Northern Alliance last night jubilantly proclaimed victory over the Taliban in the city of Mazar-e-Sharif - the most significant prize in northern Afghanistan.
NORTHERN Alliance soldiers last night claimed the first major victory in the war on terror as they stormed Mazar-e-Sharif.
United States commandos outside Mazar-e-Sharif were amazed to see Northern Alliance fighters charging Taliban tanks and armoured personnel carriers on horseback.
Mr Bush was speaking as rebel Northern Alliance troops claimed to have made significant advances around the strategically-important Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif.
Mr Myers said the US-led coalition was prepared to keep on supplying the alliance fighters throughout the Afghan winter, as the rebel fighters claimed to have mounted a major offensive on the key strategic stronghold of Mazar-e-Sharif.