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What major ethnic groups live in Afghanistan?
The Pashtuns, Uzbeks, Turkmen,
Tajiks, Hazaras, Nuristanis, Aimaqs, and the Balochis are the major ethnic groups that live in Afghanistan.
What clothing do women who live in Afghanistan wear?
Women who live in Afghanistan wear dresses, scarves and robes.
What is the major religion of Afghanistan?
The major religion of Afghanistan is Islam.
What is a burqa?
A burqua is a long robe with a hood that covers all of a ladies body.
What is the major mountain range located in Afghanistan?
The major mountain range in Afghanistan is the Hindu Kush range.
What color is the flag of the Taliban government?
The flag of the Taliban government is white.
What are the four major rivers of Afghanistan?
The four major river systems are the Amu Darya, the Oxus of antiquity; the Hilmand; and the Kabul.
What continent is Afghanistan located on?
Afghanistan is located on the continent of Asia.
Which river in Afghanistan leads to the ocean?
Only the Kabul River leads to the ocean.
What is a chapan?
A chapan is a coat that a man living in Afghanistan wears.
What languages are spoken in Afghanistan?
The languages spoken in Afghanistan are Pashto and Dari.
What pattern are the colors of the new flag of Afghanistan?
The pattern of the colors of the new flag of Afghanistan are vertical stripes.
What is the capital city of Afghanistan?
The capital city of Afghanistan is Kabul.
What transportation is available in Afghanistan?
The transportation available in Afghanistan is barge, automobile, hooved animal, airplane and helicopter.
What are the major minerals and resources of Afghanistan?
The major minerals and resources of Afghanistan are: natural gas, petroleum, coal, copper, chromite, talc, barites, sulfur, lead, zinc, iron ore, salt, precious and semiprecious stones.
What is the Taliban government of Afghanistan?
The Taliban government of Afghanistan are those people who are in charge and working for Islam.
What major desert is located in Afghanistan?
The Margo desert is located in Afghanistan.
What is a pakol?
A pakol is a hat that a man living in Afghanistan wears.
What are Afghanistan's main industries?
Afghanistan's main industries are textiles, processed foods and agricultural products.
What is the Khyber Pass?
The Khyber Pass is a passage through the Hindu Kush mountain range. It connects Pakistan with Afghanistan.
What clothing do men who live in Afghanistan wear?
They wear hats, turbans and coats.
What are Afghanistan's major crops?
Afghanistan's major crops are wheat and rice.
What are the colors of the old flag of Afghanistan?
The colors of the old flag of Afghanistan are green, white and black.
What is a lungee?
A lungee is a turban that a man living in Afghanistan wears.
What is the pattern of colors of the old flag of Afghanistan?
The pattern of colors of the old flag of Afghanistan are horizontal stripes.
What are the colors of the new flag of Afghanistan?
The colors of the new flag of Afghanistan are maroon, black and green.