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Afghanistan is a landlocked and mountainous country in the heart of , bordered by to the south and east, to the west, , and to the north.
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has been the capital of since about 1776.

is a big, relatively wealthy city in western .

is the capital of province, and the largest city in .

is the main town in Province. is one of the main tourist attractions in Afghanistan, largely due to the giant destroyed Buddha statues.

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This section covers the Eastern portion of .

This section covers the northwestern portion of .

This section covers the Western portion of .

This section covers the Southern portion of .

Afghanistan

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 29,100,000
  • Latitude of center: 34° or 34° north
  • Longitude of center: 66.4° or 66° 24' east
  • Elevation: 2260 meters (7415 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 647,500 km² (250,001 miles²)
  • Languages: Persian, Pushto, Uzbek and Turkmen
  • Currency: Afghani (AFN)
  • Phone code: 93
  • Internet domain: .af
  • Neighbors: , , , , and
  • GeoNames ID: 1149361

Other Names for Afghanistan

  • Afrikaans: Afganistan
  • Akan: Afganistan
  • Albanian: Afganistan
  • Albanian: Afganistani
  • Amharic: አፍጋኒስታን
  • Arabic: أفغانستان
  • Arabic: افغانستان
  • Aragonese: Afganistán
  • Armenian: Աֆղանստան
  • Arpitan: Afganistan
  • Assamese: আফগানিস্তান
  • Asturian: Afghanistán
  • Azerbaijani: Əfqanıstan
  • Azerbaijani: Əfqənistan
  • Bambara: Afiganistaŋ
  • Basque: Afganistan
  • Belarusian: Афганістан
  • Bengali: আফগানিস্তান
  • Bishnupriya: আফগানিস্তান
  • Bosnian: Afganistan
  • Bosnian: Avganistan
  • Bulgarian: Афганистан
  • Burmese: အာဖဂန်နစ္စတန်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Afganistan
  • Catalan: República de l'Afganistan
  • Central Bikol: Apganistan
  • Central Khmer: សាធារណរដ្ឋឥស្លាមអាហ្វហ្កានីស្ថាន
  • Central Khmer: អាហ្វហ្គានីស្ថាន
  • Central Kurdish: ئەفغانستان
  • Chechen: ОвхӀан-пачхьалкх
  • Chinese: 阿富汗
  • Chuvash: Афганистан
  • Crimean Tatar: Afğanistan
  • Croatian: Afganistan
  • Czech: Afghánistán
  • Dhivehi: އަފްޣާނިސްތާން
  • Dimli (individual language): Efğanıstan
  • Dzongkha: ཨཕ་ག་ནིསི་ཏཱན
  • Dzongkha: ཨཕ་ག་ནིསི་ཏཱན་
  • Egyptian Arabic: افغانستان
  • English: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
  • Esperanto: Afganio
  • Esperanto: Afganujo
  • Estonian: Afganistan
  • Ewe: Afghanistan nutome
  • Extremaduran: Afganistán
  • Faroese: Afganistan
  • Finnish: Afganistan
  • French: Afghanistan
  • Fulah: Afganistaan
  • Gagauz: Afganistan
  • Galician: Afganistán
  • Ganda: Afaganisitani
  • Georgian: ავღანეთი
  • German: Afghanistan
  • Gothic: 𐌰𐍆𐌲𐌰𐌽𐌹𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌽
  • Greek: Αφγανιστάν
  • Gujarati: અફઘાનિસ્તાન
  • Haitian: Afganistan
  • Hakka Chinese: Â-fu-hon
  • Hausa: Afaganistan
  • Hawaiian: ‘Apekanikana
  • Hebrew: אפגניסטאן
  • Hebrew: אפגניסטן
  • Hindi: अफगानिस्तान
  • Hindi: अफ़ग़ानिस्तान
  • Hindi: अफ़गानिस्तान
  • Hungarian: Afganisztán
  • Icelandic: Afganistan
  • Ido: Afganistan
  • Iloko: Apganistan
  • Indonesian: Afganistan
  • Irish: An Afganastáin
  • Italian: Afghanistan
  • Japanese: アフガニスタン
  • Japanese: アフガニスタン・イスラム国
  • Javanese: Afganistan
  • Kalmyk: Сарта Апганмудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಅಫಘಾನಿಸ್ಥಾನ್
  • Kannada: ಅಫ್ಘಾನಿಸ್ತಾನ
  • Karachay-Balkar: Афганистан
  • Kashubian: Afganistón
  • Kazakh: Ауғанстан
  • Kikuyu: Afuganistani
  • Kinyarwanda: Afuganisitani
  • Kirghiz: Афганстан
  • Korean: 아프가니스탄
  • Kurdish: Efxanistan
  • Kurdish: ئەفغانستان
  • Lao: ອັຟການິດສະຖານ
  • Latin: Afgania
  • Latvian: Afganistāna
  • Limburgan: Afganistan
  • Lingala: Afganistáni
  • Lingala: Afiganisitá
  • Lithuanian: Afganistanas
  • Livvi: Afganistuanu
  • Lojban: afyganisTAN
  • Low German: Afghanistaan
  • Luba-Katanga: Afuganisita
  • Macedonian: Авганистан
  • Malagasy: Afganistana
  • Malayalam: അഫ്ഗാനിസ്താൻ
  • Malayalam: അഫ്ഗാനിസ്ഥാന്‍
  • Maltese: Afganistan
  • Manx: Yn Afghanistaan
  • Marathi: अफगाणिस्तान
  • Moksha: Афганистан
  • Mongolian: Афганистан
  • Nahuatl languages: Afganistan
  • Nauru: Apeganitan
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): अफगानिस्तान
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): अफ्गानिष्तान
  • Newari: अफगानिस्तान
  • Northern Sami: Afganistan
  • Novial: Afganistan
  • Occitan (post 1500): Afganistan
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଆଫାଗାନିସ୍ତାନ୍
  • Ossetian: Афгъанистан
  • Pampanga: Afganistan
  • Panjabi: ਅਫ਼ਗ਼ਾਨਿਸਤਾਨ
  • Papiamento: Afganistán
  • Pennsylvania German: Afganischtaan
  • Persian: Jamhūrī-ye Islāmī-ye Afghānistān
  • Persian: افغانستان
  • Persian: جمهورئ اسلامئ افغانستان
  • Persian: دولتٔ اسلامئ افغانستان
  • Piemontese: Afgànistan
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Afganistaan
  • Polish: Afganistan
  • Portuguese: Afeganistão
  • Pushto: Dê Afghānistān Islāmī Jumhūriyat
  • Pushto: افغانستان
  • Pushto: د افغانستان اسلامی جمهوریت
  • Quechua: Afgansuyu
  • Romanian: Afganistan
  • Romanian: Афганистан
  • Romansh: Afganistan
  • Rundi: Afuganisitani
  • Russian: Афганистан
  • Rusyn: Афґаністан
  • Sango: Faganïta, Afganïstäan
  • Sanskrit: अफगानिस्तान्
  • Scottish Gaelic: Afganastan
  • Serbian: Авганистан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Afganistan
  • Shona: Afuganistani
  • Sicilian: Afganistàn
  • Silesian: Afgańistan
  • Sindhi: افغانستان
  • Sinhala: ඇෆ්ගනිස්ථානය
  • Slovak: Afganistan
  • Slovenian: Afganistan
  • Somali: Afgaanistaan
  • Somali: Afgaanistan
  • Spanish: Afganistán
  • Sundanese: Apganistan
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Afuganistani
  • Swati: I-Afugani
  • Tagalog: Apganistan
  • Tajik: Афғонистан
  • Tajik: Афғонистон
  • Tamil: ஆப்கானித்தான்
  • Tamil: ஆப்கானிஸ்தான்
  • Tatar: Әфганстан
  • Telugu: ఆఫ్ఘనిస్తాన్
  • Telugu: ఆఫ్ఘానిస్తాన్
  • Tetum: Afeganistaun
  • Thai: ประเทศอัฟกานิสถาน
  • Thai: อัฟกานิสถาน
  • Tibetan: ཨ་ཧྥུའུ་རྒན་སི་ཐན།
  • Tibetan: ཨཕ་ག་ནི་སྟཱན།
  • Tigrinya: አፍጋኒስታን
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): ʻAfikānisitani
  • Turkish: Afganistan
  • Turkmen: Owganystan
  • Udmurt: Афганистан
  • Uighur: ئافغانىستان
  • Ukrainian: Афганістан
  • Urdu: افغانستان
  • Uzbek: Afgʻoniston
  • Uzbek: Афғонистон
  • Venetian: Afganistan
  • Vietnamese: A Phú Hãn (Afghanistan)
  • Vietnamese: Áp-ga-ni-xtan
  • Volapük: Lafganistän
  • Waray (Philippines): Afganistan
  • Welsh: Affganistan
  • Western Frisian: Afganistan
  • Western Panjabi: افغانستان
  • Wolof: Afganistaan
  • Wu Chinese: 阿富汗
  • Yakut: Афганистаан
  • Yiddish: אפגאניסטאן
  • Yoruba: Afghanístàn
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Àfùgànístánì
  • Zulu: i-Afghanistan
  • Afghānestān
  • Da Afghānestān Shāhī Dowlat
  • Democratic Republic of Afghanistan
  • Doulat i Jumhouri ye Afghanistan
  • Dowlat-e Eslāmī-ye Afghānestān
  • Dowlat-e Pādshāhī-ye Afghānestān
  • Islamic State of Afghanistan
  • Jomhūrī-ye Afghānestān
  • Jomhūrī-ye Demowkrātīk-e Afghānestān
  • Jomhūrī-ye Eslāmī-ye Afghānestān
  • Kingdom of Afghanistan
  • Republic of Afghanistan
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