The Corporate Colonization of Afghanistan

An Afghan worker helps excavate part of the mountaintop copper works above the ancient city at Mes Aynak in February. Afghanistan is believed to be sitting on massive mineral and metal deposits. But many obstacles have prevented large-scale mining from getting underway.

Saturday, April 12, 2014 Ulson Gunnar                                                                                  Activist Post An Afghan worker helps excavate part of the mountaintop copper works above the ancient city at Mes Aynak in February. Afghanistan is believed to be sitting on massive mineral and More...

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By Liaquat Ali Hazara On Friday, April 11th, 2014
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Trade pact between Iran, India and Afghanistan to be inked

Tue Apr 08, 8:50 pm A contract to boost trade between Iran, India and Afghanistan will soon be signed, said Ministry of Commerce. The signing of this contract will allow the three countries to develop and improve More...

View from Shahr-e Gholghola across the Bamiyan Valley. Photo Michael Skinner
By Admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2011
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Canadian Mining Companies Make the Big Move into Afghanistan

by Michael Skinner | Global Research | December 13, 2011 Mining in Afghanistan. Photo by Patrick Andrade www.patrickandrade.com On 24 November 2011, the Government of Afghanistan awarded a Canadian mining company, More...