About Afghanistan

Name Population
Afghanistan 38,928,346
Albania 2,877,797
Algeria 43,851,044
Andorra 77,265
Angola 13,068,161
Antigua 97,929
Argentina 2968000
Armenia 2,968,000
Australia 21,515,754
Austria 21,515,754
Azerbaijan 8,303,512
Bahamas 301,790
Bahrain 738,004
Bangladesh 156,118,464
Barbados 285,653
Belarus 9,685,000
Belgium 11,589,623
Belize 397,628
Benin 12,123,200
Bhutan 771,608
Bosnia and Herzegovina 3,280,819
Botswana 2,351,627
Brazil 212,559,417
Brunei 437,479
Burkina Faso 20,903,273
Burundi 11,890,784
Cambodia 16,718,965
Cameroon 26,545,863
Canada 37,742,154
Central African Republic 4,829,767
Chile 19,116,201
China 1,439,323,776
Colombia 50,882,891
Comoros 869,601
Republic of the Congo 5,518,087
Costa Rica 5,094,118
Cote d’Ivoire 2,57,000,00
Croatia 4,105,267
Cuba 11,326,616
Czech Republic 10,708,981
Denmark 5,792,202
Djibouti 988,000
Dominica 71,986
Dominican Republic 10,847,910
East Timor 12,90,000
Ecuador 17,643,054
Egypt 102,334,404
El Salvador 6,486,205
Equatorial Guinea 1,402,985
Eritrea 3,546,421
Estonia 1,326,535
Ethiopia 114,963,588
Fiji 896,445
Finland 5,540,720
France 65,273,511
Gabon 2,225,734
The Gambia 2,416,668
Georgia 3,989,167
Germany 83,783,942
Ghana 31,072,940
Greece 10,423,054
Grenada 112,523
Guatemala 17,915,568
Guinea 13,132,795
Guinea-Bissau 1,968,001
Guyana 786,552
Haiti 11,402,528
Honduras 9,904,607
Hungary 9,660,351
Iceland 341,243
India 1,380,004,385
Indonesia 273,523,615
Iran 83,992,949
Iraq 40,222,493
Ireland 4,937,786
Israel 8,655,535
Italy 60,461,826
Jamaica 2,961,167
Japan 126,476,461
Jordan 10,203,134
Kazakhstan 18,776,707
Kenya 53,771,296
Kiribati 119,449
North Korea 25,778,816
Kuwait 4,270,571
Kyrgyzstan 6,524,195
Laos 7,275,560
Latvia 1,886,198
Lebanon 6,825,445
Lesotho 2,142,249
Libya 6,871,292
Liechtenstein 38,128
Lithuania 2,722,289
Luxembourg 625,978
Macedonia 20,80,00.00
Madagascar 27,691,018
Malawi 19,129,952
Maldives 540,544
Mali 20,250,833
Malta 441,543
Marshall Islands 59,190
Mauritania 4,649,658
Mauritius 1,271,768
Mexico 128,932,753
Federated States of Micronesia 548,914
Moldova 4,033,963
Monaco 39,242
Mongolia 628,066
Montenegro 628,066
Morocco 36,910,560
Malaysia 548,914
Mozambique 31,255,435
Myanmar(Burma) 54,409,800
Namibia 2,540,905
Nauru 10,824
Nepal 29,136,808
Netherlands 17,134,872
New Zealand 4,822,233
Nicaragua 6,624,554
Niger 24,206,644
Nigeria 206,139,589
Norway 5,421,241
Oman 5,106,626
Palau 18,094
Pakistan 220,892,340
Palestine 5,101,414
Panama 4,314,767
Papua New Guinea 8,947,024
Paraguay 7,132,538
Peru 32,971,854
Philippines 109,581,078
Poland 37,846,611
Portugal 10,196,709
Qatar 2,881,053
Romania 19,237,691
Russia 145,934,462
Rwanda 12,952,218
Saint Kitts and Nevis 53,199
Samoa 198,414
San Marino 33,931
Sao Tome and Principe 219,159
Saudi Arabia 34,813,871
Senegal 16,743,927
Serbia 8,737,371
Seychelles 98,347
Sierra Leone 7,976,983
Singapore 5,850,342
Slovakia 5,459,642
Slovenia 2,078,938
Solomon Islands 686,884
Somalia 15,893,222
South Africa 59,308,690
South Sudan 11,193,725
Spain 46,754,778
Sri Lanka 21,413,249
Sudan 43,849,260
Suriname 586,632
Swaziland 8,654,622
Sweden 10,099,265
Switzerland 8,654,622
Syria 17,500,658
Taiwan 2,36,00,000
Tajikistan 9,537,645
Tanzania 59,734,218
Thailand 69,799,978
Togo 8,278,724
Tonga 105,695
Trinidad and Tobago 1,399,488
Tunisia 11,818,619
Turkey 84,339,067
Turkmenistan 6,031,200
Tuvalu 11,792
Uganda 45,741,007
United Arab Emirates 9,890,402
United Kingdom 67,886,011
United States 331,002,651
Uruguay 3,473,730
Uzbekistan 33,469,203
Vanuatu 307,145
Vatican City (Holy See) 97,338,579
Venezuela 28,435,940
Vietnam 97,338,579
Western Sahara 597,339
Yemen 29,825,964
Zimbabwe 14,862,924
Zambia 18,383,955

HISTORY OF AFGHANISTAN INTRODUCTION

Afghanistan, now called the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is a land surrounded by mountains on all sides is located at the heart of south-central Asia. It joins southern and Eastern Asia to Europe and the Middle East. Afghanistan has long been a land of great interest to the empire builders and great armies have tried to capture it during the past. The modern boundaries of Afghanistan were established in the 19th century after a tough war between the British and the Russians. The army of Afghanistan never gave up and so today there exists such a rich history.

WHAT DO THE EXCAVATIONS OF AFGHAN SOIL SUGGEST?

Excavations of the Afghan soil in 1966 suggest that early humans started living in the place, what is now called Afghanistan, some 52000 years ago.Carbon-14 dating method of the caves suggests that it is 34000 years old. Urbanization may have started around 3000 BCE.

RELIGION:

Zoroastrianism was the religion predominately found in those areas and was followed by a large number of people over there. However, other religions such as Buddhism, Hinduism flourished during the later years.

THE INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION

The Indus valley civilization was a Bronze Age civilization that dates back to (3300-1300 BCE) extending from northwest Pakistan to northwest India and northeast Afghanistan. There are several Indus valley sites found around Afghanistan.But the most predominant areas are Oxus River near shortugai and Mundigak.

THE EMPIRES THAT EXISTED:

Some of the invaders in the history of Afghanistan include the Mauryan empire, the Greek Empire , Rashidun Caliphate , The Mongol empire , the Timurid empire , the Mughal empire various Persian associated empires, the Sikh Empire , the British Empire , the Soviet Union , and most recently a coalition force of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization .

CONCLUSION

Afghanistan has been a place of great importance throughout history. The land once served as a gateway to India to carry out trade from the ancient Silk Road to Mediterranean China. Since many empires influenced the culture of Afghanistan, there exists a varied diversity of people from all places over there.

Madrasah-i Gawhar Shad
Buzkashi Stadium
Id Gah Mosque.
Ashraf Ghani