Find out about current and projected economic growth in afghanistan and compare the data with other developing countries in south asia. If the current estimate is correct, then afghanistan would be the 40 th most populous while this was a serious blow to the economic situation within the country. It was not until 2004 that the current president of afghanistan, hamid karzai, was elected today, there are countless afghan refugees living in other parts of the world, just like amir and his family.
World news about afghanistan breaking news and archival information about its people, politics and economy from the new york times. Current edition: us edition the guardian - back to home ex-hostage says husband abused her while family held captive in afghanistan amid worsening security situation, is followed by. By the end of june, unama had documented 12 incidents of cross-border shelling from pakistan into afghanistan, in which at least 10 civilians were killed and 24 injured this was a substantial increase on the same period in 2016. Current situation during 2nd quarter fy18, uscentcom reported approximately 46,777 contractor personnel supporting dod in the uscentcom aor, an increase of approximately 520 from the previous quarter.
Germany, turkey, and italy agreed to keep their deployments in afghanistan at current levels of 850, 760, and 500 troops, respectively, through 2016 us special forces continue to carry out. The united states has occupied afghanistan since october of 2001, when the us and great britain launched an offensive against the taliban in response to the september 11 terrorist attacks. Afghanistan has one of the youngest populations in the world, making quality education particularly critical for the rapidly growing numbers of school-aged boys and girls as more afghans attend school and seek skilled employment, there is a growing demand for textbooks, learning spaces, trained teachers, and innovative approaches that prepare. The current situation of basic education in afghanistan torpekai sultani representative of kibou no gakko, japan twenty-three years of civil war devastated the political, economic, social, and cultural dimensions of.
2016 july - us president barack obama says 8,400 us troops will remain in afghanistan into 2017 in light of the precarious security situation nato also agrees to maintain troop numbers and. Bruce riedel says new special envoy richard holbrooke inherits a dim and dismal situation in pakistan and afghanistan what is needed, he says, is for holbrooke to reverse the negative momentum. Current local time in afghanistan - kabul get kabul's weather and area codes, time zone and dst explore kabul's sunrise and sunset, moonrise and moonset.
Live statistics for population of afghanistan current population (estimated population data for 2018) and historical data for over 50 past years live births and deaths today and since the beginning of the year, net migration and population growth. Not enough people grasped the meaning of it and looked at the macro and micro economic impact that it might have on afghanistan, said omar samad, a senior advisor to the current government and former ambassador to canada and france. Current situation in the afghan war afghanistan today the present situation in afghanistan is quite problematic the country has very little in the way of existing infrastructure, and no real prospects for economic growth aside from the illegal drug trade.
Blood and hope in afghanistan: a june 2015 update vanda felbab-brown tuesday, may 26, 2015 believing such an action would critically improve the security situation in afghanistan. The situation in afghanistan and its implications for international peace and security - report of the secretary-general (a/72/768-s/2018/165) report from un security council , un general assembly.
Apart from deteriorating security situation to the south and west of afghanistan, the security and political situation inside afghanistan itself doesn't lend itself to a change in the current us position. Afghanistan country page the current situation the challenges for peace and stability in a country ravaged by more than three decades of war are considerable. Agriculture, food, and poverty in afghanistan long-term development are exacerbating a situation of dire poverty that is the condition of an overwhelming.