Afghanistan

Official name: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Afghanistan Map OutlineCapital: Kabul
Total Area: 652,225 km2
Approximate population: 40,459,742
Location: Central Asia
Languages: Dari, Pushtu, Uzbek,Turkmen
Religions: Sunni Muslim, Shi'a Muslim
Currency: Afghani
Organizations: United Nations
World's 41st largest country
Borders: China, Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Interesting facts:
- Buzkashi, meaning "goat grabbing", is the national sport of Afghanistan.
- Gudiparan Bazi or Kite Flying (Kite Fighting) is a popular sport in Afghanistan.