Independence Day (Afghanistan)

Abdolnabi Zameni


August 19


12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Afghanistan is an Islamic state, in Central Asia. It is positioned between Persia, India and The Silk Road. This is a public holiday commemorating the Anglo-Afghan Treaty of 1919, when it gained independence from Britain. The day is celebrated with official speeches and military parades/displays in the capital city of Kabul. The Capital is decorated in the colours of the national flag.