Dand Aw Patan District

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Districts of Paktia province

Dand Aw Patan District (Pashto: ډنډ او پټان ولسوالۍḍanḍ aw paṭān wuləswāləi; Persian: ولسوالی دند و پتان‎) is a district of Paktia Province, Afghanistan, which borders the Kurram tribal region of Pakistan.

Security and Politics[edit]

On 19 August 2009 the Taliban attacked a border police check-post, killing one policeman.[1]


  1. ^ "10 detained for distributing night letters." 19 August 2009. PAJHWOK ELECTIONS. Accessed at: http://www.aliveinafghanistan.org/aiablog/?p=630[permanent dead link]