Wama District

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Wama
District
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Wama
Location within Afghanistan
Coordinates: 35°11′00″N70°48′00″E / 35.18333°N 70.80000°E / 35.18333; 70.80000
Country Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
Province Nuristan Province
Population
 (2010) [1]
  Total10,800

Wama District [2] (Pashto : واما ولسوالۍ, Persian : ولسوالی واما) is a district of Nuristan Province in Afghanistan. [3] In the 2004 Afghanistan administrative reorganization it lost territory to the newly created Nurgram and Parun districts.

Notes

  1. "Nuristan Provincial Profile" (PDF). Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development. Retrieved 8 September 2015.
  2. Wāmā (Approved) at GEOnet Names Server, United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  3. "Afghanistan Administrative Divisions" map, March 2007, Afghanistan Information Management Services (AIMS)


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