Often invaded, rarely conquered
Bordered by such diverse nations as China and Iran, Afghanistan has endured a long history of invasion and instability. The mountainous geography of the region hinders the unity of its ethnic groups, yet in the face of invasion they become a formidable foe.
Below find resources on the people, places, and religion of this region.
Geography, government, largest cities, and economic statistics
History of Afghanistan
Who's Who in Afghanistan
Who Are the Taliban?
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