Climate – arid to semiarid; cold winters and hot summers
Terrain – mostly rugged mountains; plains in north and southwest
Food production – wheat, fruit, nuts, mutton
A Historical Perspective
UNAMA was established on 28 March 2002 by UN Security Council Resolution 1401 following the Bonn Agreement of December 2001. More
The Afghan vision for peace is premised on the fact that a stable Afghanistan would lead to a stable and more prosperous region. Achieving this vision will require the strong determination of all States concerned, particularly of the region and the neighbourhood.
UN envoy Tadamichi Yamamoto's briefing to the Security Council, 21 June '17
UN chief: 'peace is the solution' to Afghan crisis