Afghanistan

Ashley Oshier & Hailey Olds

Geography

  • Asia is the continent
  • Near the Indian ocean, and near China
  • Kabul is the capital, Khost is a major city
  • 252,072 miles squared
  • Afghanistan's highest point is Mt. Nowshak
  • Gems, gold, copper, and coal

Economy

  • Agriculture is the main industry in Afghanistan, and pastoral raw materials. The major industrial crops are: cotton, tobacco, madder, castor beans, and sugar beets.
  • Some exports of Afghanistan are carpets, fresh fruit, wool, cotton
  • Some imports of Afghanistan are machinery, food, textiles, and petroleum products
  • The currency of Afghanistan is Afghan Afghani

Government

  • Islamic Republic
  • They have a president , Afghanistan.
  • 13,000 troops
  • Military robots, and M-ATV's
  • Allies they have are Untied States and Britain Some enemies are Iraq and Syria

Social Structure

  • Class System
  1. Pashtuns
  2. Uzbecks
  3. Turkmeks


  • Religion of Afghanistan is Islam
  • Some ethnic groups are: pashtun, Taljik, Hazara, Uzbek, Almak, Turkmen, Baloch, Pashai, Nuristani, Arab,Brahui and Pamiri
  • Life expectancy in Afghanistan is 60.51 years
  • Languages spoken- Pastuns, Turkmen

History

  • President is Mahammadu
  • Afghan Surgeon is exiled
  • sighing truce with notorious insurgent
  • executes 6 Taliban prisoners
  • there was an afghan rain