In 1747 Kabul became part of an independent Afghan state, and in the 1770s it replaced Qandahar as the capital of Afghanistan.
NFL player who gave up football to join US Army after September 11, 2001 attacks American
English - Ex-British soldier hired by MI6 and the CIA to go undercover in Afghanistan and buy back US weapons from the Mujahideen and Taliban.
Southern Asia, north and west of Pakistan, east of Iran
Kabul. The zoo has 116 animals and a staff of 60 to care for them.
Tony Blair after the start of the US and British military strikes on targets in Afghanistan.
1,130 km. Afghanistan / Iran
2,620 km Uzbekistan / Turkmenistan / Tajikistan / Afghanistan
3,180 km. Pakistan / India / China / Disputed territory (Kashmir) / Afghanistan
Gold and garnets, c. 50; British Museum, London
Stucco, c. 400; Musée Guimet, Paris
The Himalayas stretch across six Nations Bhutan, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Established in 1818, dissolution in 1973. The final ruler was Mohammad Zahir Shah.
Established in 1747 - dissolution in 1823. The Durrani Empire is the origin of the state of Afghanistan.
A hard cheese made from sheep milk or sometimes camel milk.
Moved to Kabul, 1748 - 1772