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Old 22 Nov 2002
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going to afghanistan tajikistan

hello
i m thinking about going to afghanistan and tajikistan
i m in iran now, 22 november 2002

has anyone been there recently ?
any advice ?
is anyone planning to go there soon ?

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I think it's a crazy plan, especially Afganistan (but also Tagikistan is notoriosuly very dangerous)...
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Hi Vincent

This is a bit second hand info but when i was in Bam i met a Korean couple of guys who couldnt speak that much English but from what i could gather they had just come from Pakistan and Afganistan. It seems the road to Kabul from Peshwar in Pakistan is open and reasonably ok?? They only went to Kabul as far as i could gather and indicated it was reasonably ok?? Alot of UN/American soldiers and journalists about.

They also indicated it was quite expensive cos of the soldiers and journalists.

A second english guy at the guest house had a visa for Afganistan, that he got in Esfahan i think?? He was considering it.

Maybe this helps your decision.

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hi
yeah, i met quite some backpackers who have been there recently
that s why i think it could be ok

we ll see ...

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hello
i have the opportunity to go with a ngo convoy, peshawar to kabul
i need noc and police escort for khiber pass

once in kabul, may work for ngo or go with them around the country

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