This is a list of rivers wholly or partly in Afghanistan, arranged geographically by river basin.

Flowing into the Arabian Sea

Pech River in eastern Afghanistan.
The Kabul River, seen here near Jalalabad

Flowing into endorheic basins

Sistan Basin

Ab-i Istada

  • Ghazni River[1]
    • Jilga River

Karakum Desert

Aral Sea basin

Afghanistan-Tajikistan bridge over the Amu Darya river in 2007.

See also


  1. ^ Some sources indicate that the Ab-e Istadeh lake has a seasonal outlet to the Lora River, a tributary of the Arghistan River in the Helmand basin. See Integrated Water Resources Management for the Sistan Closed Inland Delta[permanent dead link] pages 7-8

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