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Feature: In Kabul, orphaned children are forced to support their families



KABUL, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- It may not be true in urban cities in other parts of the world for children to work in order to support their families, but in this capital city, it is not unusual.


Afghanistan's mineral wealth is closely tied to its future prospects



If managed well, the theory goes, the mining sector could be the backbone of a sustainable economy, fund national security, and stabilize the government.

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An eye-opening New York Times article on the actual status of education in Afghanistan today



By Rod Norland

Published: July 20, 2013

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Young Afghans Flock to Higher Education, but Jobs Remain Scarce



TIME.com By Mujib Mashal June 28, 2013

Kabul - By the time the gat

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Worsening violence against children in Afghanistan



KABUL, 21 June 2013 (IRIN) - One of the victims of last month's attack on the International Organization for Migration (IOM) compound in the Afghan capital is still to be identified - a six year old

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Karzai to Leave for Turkmenistan for Inauguration of Railway Project



TOLOnews.com By Haseeb Maudoodi 02 June 2013

Afghan President Hami

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Unemployment On the Rise In Afghanistan



TOLOnews.com By Rafi Sediqi 14 May 2013

Less attention of internat

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India builds National Institute of Mining in Afghanistan



By MEENA HASEEB - 06 May 2013, 9:00 am Khaama Press

A delegation o

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WB provides 100 mln USD to help Afghan health sector



KABUL, May 6 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank (WB) on Monday provided a grant of 100 million U.S. dollars to the Afghan government to help improve the health sector in the war-hit country, said a statemen

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As U.S. Departs, Afghan Business Dries Up



Wall Street Journal By NATHAN HODGE April 3, 2013

BAGRAM, Afghanis

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Afghanistan's mineral wealth is closely tied to its future prospects



If managed well, the theory goes, the mining sector could be the backbone of a sustainable economy, fund national security, and stabilize the government.

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Orphaned children are forced to support their families



KABUL, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- It may not be true in urban cities in other parts of the world for children to work in order to support their families, but in this capital city, it is not unusual.

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