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Abbottabad

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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.

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Google previewJourney 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.

Google previewWe 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 ...

Google previewThe Himalayas: Playground of the Gods - Trekking, Climbing and Adventures (1983)

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.

Google previewThe Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London (1874)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe Land of the Five Rivers and Sindh (1883)

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.

Google previewHandbook of the Punjab, Western Rajputana, Kashmir, and Upper Sindh (1883)

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 ...

Google previewKilling 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 ...

Google previewSEAL 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.

Google previewREPORT ON POPULAR EDUCATION IN THE PUNJAB AND ITS DEPENDENCIES FOR THE YEAR 1877-78 (1879)

by MAJOR W. R. M. HOLROYD

" Abbottabad is a cantonment, and the head-quarters of a district, but there is ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Intelligence Failures (2014)

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, ...

Google previewThe Polo Encyclopedia, 2d Ed. (2015)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Indonesia (2015)

by Audrey Kahin

the alleged bomb maker, was arrested in Abbottabad, ...

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