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Afghanistan

Landlocked country in South-Central Asia

Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000ย sqย mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32ย million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.

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