Persian and Pashto: واخان · Tajik: Вахон
The location of Wakhan District within Badakhshan Province
Wakhan District is one of the 28 districts of Badakhshan Province in eastern Afghanistan. Total population for the district is about 13,000 residents. Wakhan District is bounded by three international borders: Tajikistan to the north, Pakistan to the south, and Afghanistan's only border with China to the east.