in 1996, and, in 2001, he received an award called "Goldene Henne" ("The Golden Hen"). During the Kushan Empire and Mauryan Empire, Indian architecture and civil engineering reached regions like Baluchistan (Balochistan (region)) and Afghanistan. Statues of Buddha (Gautama Buddha) were cut out, covering entire mountain cliffs, like in Buddhas of Bamyan, Afghanistan. Over a period of time, ancient Indian art of construction blended with Greek styles
of an ancient city located at the junction of the Ghorband (Ghorband Valley) and Panjshir Valley, near today's city of Charikar, Afghanistan. At least eight of the sleeper cell members had received training in Afghanistan. Riduan Isamuddin, the leader of JI who is better known as Hambali, had arranged their travels to Pakistan, using false documents and cover stories that they were accepted by a religious school for religious studies. They stayed in an al-Qaeda safe house in Pakistan before travelling to Afghanistan, where they received training in the use of AK-47s, mortar (Mortar (weapon))s, and military tactics. Several members also attended a training camp in southern Philippines, known as Camp Hudaybiyya, set up by Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and run by Indonesian JI members. Commons:Category:Afghanistan WikiPedia:Afghanistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Afghanistan
career as a musician and film editor for a small production company in Wimbledon (Wimbledon, London) in London who made documentary films. In 1965 Fanshawe won a scholarship to the Royal College of Music, where he studied composition under John Lambert (John Lambert (composer)). During his holidays he continued to travel widely in Europe and the Middle East. During a summer spent hitchhiking in Afghanistan he heard Islamic music for the first time and was immediately attracted to its beauty. During further travels in Iraq and Bahrain he recorded the traditional music he heard. Commons:Category:Afghanistan WikiPedia:Afghanistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Afghanistan
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to Bangladesh Assam and from Central Asia (Afghanistan) to Tamil Nadu South India. The Chera, Chola and Pandya were the three ancient Tamil (Tamil language) rulers of southern India (called "Tamilakam" (Ancient Tamil country)). Chera Kingdom means the "Hill Country", Pandya Kingdom means the "Old Country" and Chola Kingdom means the "New Country". The Cheras ruled western Malabar Coast, the Cholas ruled in the eastern
Tamil (Tamil language) rulers of southern India (called "Tamilakam" (Ancient Tamil country)). Chera Kingdom means the "Hill Country", Pandya Kingdom means the "Old Country" and Chola Kingdom means the "New Country". The Cheras ruled western Malabar Coast, the Cholas ruled in the eastern Coromandel Coast and the Pandyas in the south-central peninsula. There were also numerous small vassal kingdoms and city-states called "Vels". In January
Democrat Coalition . The 9 11 Commission Report stated that in 1999, Slahi advised three members of the Hamburg Cell to travel to Afghanistan to obtain training before waging jihad in Chechnya.
River in the north to the Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman (Gulf of Oman) in the south. '''Pan-Iranism''' is an ideology that advocates solidarity and reunification of Iranian peoples living in the Iranian plateau and other regions that have significant Iranian cultural influence, including the Talysh, Georgians, North Caucasian peoples, Ossetians, Kurds (Kurdish people), Armenians, Persians (Persian people) of Iran, Persian Tājik people Tajiks
;, and thus outside of de facto Iraqi control. Powell also claimed that Iraqis visited Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan and provided training to al-Qaeda members, although thousands of Arabs from many countries did the same. US intelligence agencies (United States Intelligence Community) have found no evidence of any substantive collaboration between Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda (Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda link allegations). While Colin Powell's statement to the UN may have been
of damages and craft legislation to address shortfalls in the current system (the Civilian Claims Act). CIVIC successfully pressed the North Atlantic Treaty Organization member states to develop, fund, and ensure that a trust fund (Trust law) for war victims was in place. Commons:Category:Afghanistan WikiPedia:Afghanistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Afghanistan
) configurations, referring to the placement of the driving seat and controls within the vehicle. ECE R94 Australian Drivers Training Association
Quintan title Islamic activism: a social movement theory approach url http: books.google.com books?id 0Oljj6FhZZ4C&pg PA286 accessdate 3 April 2011 year 2004 publisher Indiana University Press isbn 9780253342812 page 286 actor
'''Afghanistan''' , making it the 41st (List of countries and dependencies by area) largest country in the world.
Human habitation in Afghanistan dates back to the Middle Paleolithic Era (Middle Paleolithic),
The political history of the modern state of Afghanistan began with the Hotak and Durrani (Durrani Empire) dynasties in the 18th century. In the late 19th century, Afghanistan became a buffer state in the "Great Game (The Great Game)" between British India (British Raj) and the Russian Empire. Following the 1919 Anglo-Afghan War (Third Anglo-Afghan War), King Amanullah (Amanullah Khan) and King Mohammed Zahir Shah (Mohammed Zahir Shah) attempted modernization of the country. A series of coups in the 1970s was followed by a Soviet invasion and a series of civil wars (War in Afghanistan (1978–present)) that devastated much of the country.