Morghab River

Morghab River

geographical name

River, northwestern Afghanistan and southeastern Turkmenistan. It flows generally west and then north into Turkmenistan and is about 600 mi (970 km) long. It forms the border between Turkmenistan and Afghanistan for several miles. North of Mary (Merv), it disappears into the sands of the Karakum Desert.


Morghab River or Murgab River

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