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Abbottabad is a city located in the Hazara region of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, in northeastern Pakistan. The city is situated in the Orash Valley, 110 kilometres north of the capital Islamabad, 130 kilometres from Rawalpindi and 150 kilometres northeast of Peshawar at an altitude of 1,260 metres and is the capital of the Abbottabad District. Kashmir lies to the east of the city. The city is well known throughout Pakistan for its pleasant weather, high-standard educational institutions and military establishments. It remains a popular hill station attracting hundreds of thousands of tourists every year.
- also known as Abbottabad, Pakistan
- part of Pakistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
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Journey for Revenge (2011)
by Tom Renk
"Abbottabad is a military retirement town and has many universities and schools. It is even the home of the Pakistan Military Academy, where they train the Pakistani military officers. It is like West Point, the Army's Military Academy in America.
We Fundamentalists (2014)
by Muhammad Dawud
By the way, Abbottabad is a vibrant Pakistani military town. Our group somehow got the green light to continue onward into the North-West Frontier Provence; a town called Dir was our destination. Perhaps it was that righteous insistence in our ...
by M.S. Kohli
Abbottabad is a charming town spread out over several low, refreshingly green hills. From here you drive 72.42 kms. (45 miles) to Balakot, the gateway to the Kaghan Valley. Balakot o has the shrines of Syed Ahmed Shaheed and Ismail 195.
The most lofty peak, perhaps, in view from the higher hills between Murree and Abbottabad is that of Nanga □ Parbat (Nunga Parbut), 26,000 and odd feet, situated near Astor, north of the Kashmere valley. The Salt-ranee elevations reach ...
The Wrong Enemy (2014)
America in Afghanistan 2001 - 2014 by Carlotta Gall
Abbottabad is a quiet town, surrounded by green hills and favored by Pakistanis forretirement andvacation ...
Sketches Historical and Descriptive by David Ross
From Hasan Abdal to Abbottabad is a distance of forty- two miles ; the road is available for carts and ekkas. The large native city of Haripur stands about midway ; it has a comfortable Dak bungalow. The population numbers close on 5,000.
by Edward Backhouse Eastwick
The traveller may go either from Kalu-ki-Sarai or from Hasan Abdal :— Abbottabad is a municipal town and cantonment, and the head-quarters of the Hazara district It is called after Major James Abbott, the first Deputy Commissioner, who was ...
Killing Bin Laden (2014)
Operation Neptune Spear 2011 by Peter Panzeri
Abbottabad is a garrison city of 1.5 million inhabitants near the capital, Islamabad . It is home to regiments of the Pakistan Army, as well as the Army's prestigious Pakistan Military Academy at Kakul. (PD) Even a cursory understanding of the ...
SEAL Target Geronimo (2011)
The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama bin Laden by Chuck Pfarrer
Fifty miles from Islamabad and only a little farther from Peshawar, Abbottabad is a mid-sized town nestled in the Orash Valley.
by MAJOR W. R. M. HOLROYD
" Abbottabad is a cantonment, and the head-quarters of a district, but there is ...
by Glenmore S. Trenear-Harvey
Osama bin Laden is traced to Abbottabad. 2011 The Arab Spring begins spontaneously in Tunisia and spreads to Egypt, Libya, Bahrain, and Yemen. President Hosni Mubarak is forced to resign. Osama bin Laden is killed in Abbottabad, ...
by Horace A. Laffaye
Abbottabad Club in Kakul, Pakistan. There was a polo club as early as 1910, when that area was part of British India; it was active until 1939. Local tournaments were the Abbottabad Autumn and Spring Tournaments and the Silver Mule, and ...
The Indian Encyclopaedia (2002)
by Subodh Kapoor
AARATTUPUZHA POORAM AARTI AARUPADAI VEEDU SHRINES OF SKANDA AAT-ALARI AB ABAD ABANDONMENT AND EXPOSURE ABANINDRANATH TAGORE ABBAS ABBAYE ABBOTT ABBOTTABAD ABDALI, AHMAD SHAH ...
by Audrey Kahin
the alleged bomb maker, was arrested in Abbottabad, ...
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