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Location: Southern Asia, north and west of Pakistan, east of Iran
Population: 25,838,797 (July 2000 est.) - Capital: Kabul
Ethnics Groups: Pashtun 38%, Tajik 25%, Uzbek 6%, Hazara 19%, minor ethnic groups (Aimaks, Turkmen, Baloch, and others)
Languages: Pashtu 35%, Afghan Persian (Dari) 50%, Turkic languages (primarily Uzbek and Turkmen) 11%, 30 minor languages (primarily Balochi and Pashai) 4%, much bilingualism
Religions: Sunni Muslim 84%, Shi'a Muslim 15%, other 1%

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Proverbs from Afghanistan
The seeker is the finder.
The right answer to a fool is silence.
The mud of one country is the medicine of another.
Under his bowl there is a little bowl.
Five of them would run from the bang of one empty gun.

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