Afghanistan - Location, size, and extent





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Afghanistan is a landlocked country in Central Asia with a long, narrow strip in the northeast (the Wakhan corridor). Afghanistan is slightly smaller than the state of Texas, with a total area of 647,500 sq km (250,001 sq mi), extending 1,240 km (770 mi) NE–SW and 560 km (350 mi) SE–NW. Afghanistan is bounded on the N by Turkenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan, on the extreme NE by China, on the E and S by Pakistan, and on the W by Iran, with a total boundary length of 5,529 km (3,436 mi). Afghanistan's capital city, Kabul, is located in the east central part of the country.

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Apr 14, 2011 @ 6:18 pm
I would like to know the location, about the wars, cars, how to celebrate christmas in afghanistan, the legends of afghanistan what clothes they were what food they eat what their culture is what is afghanistans population and what religions do they have. could you please answer that
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Dec 14, 2011 @ 1:13 pm
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Apr 17, 2012 @ 10:10 am
What is the Afghanistan unit of length equivalent to one inch
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