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- Sistan: Sīstān, is a historical region in modern-day eastern Iran, southern Afghanistan and the Nok Kundi of Balochistan, western Pakistan.
- Sistan a.k.a. Nimruz Province: Nimruz is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan, located in the southwestern part of the country. It is east of Iran and north of Balochistan, Pakistan. The province contains five districts, encompassing about 649 villages, and roughly 156,600 settled people. The city of Zaranj serves as the provincial capital and Zaranj Airport, which is located by that city, serves as a domestic airport for the province.
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There are other places with Sistan in their name, like Sistan and Baluchestan Province.
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The Encyclopaedia of Islam (1954)
SIstan was dependent almost wholly upon the control of the water of the HIrmand ...
by John E. Oliver
Sistan depression (Sistan Desert, Afghanistan). Ust-Urt (midwest Asia). Kyzyl-Kum (Uzbekistan). Kara-Kau ( Turkmenistan). Bet-Pak-Dala (Kazakhistan). Kara Kum (Irano-Turanian Region). Turanian Plain (Irano-Turanian Region). Dusht-e-Kavir Desert (Iran). Dasht-e- Naumid Desert (Iran).
by Kamoludin Abdullaev, Shahram Akbarzaheh
A Muslim dynasty of Iranian origin, the Saffarids ruled Sistan in southeastern Persia and southwestern Afghanistan. The Saffarid capital was in Zaranj (now in Afghanistan). This empire collapsed when Amr ibn Layth Saffarid, ...
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Scrabble value of S1I1S1T1A1N1
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