afghan


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a blanket knitted or crocheted in strips or squares

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an Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan

a coat made of sheepskin

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tall graceful breed of hound with a long silky coat

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of or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people

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Here's music for her pianee, An afghan for her toes,
It was Mulcahy who scrambled up tooth and nail and hurled down among the bayonets the amazed Afghan who barred his way.
Mulcahy tore on, sobbing; the straight-held blade went home through the defenceless breast, and the body pitched forward almost before a shot from Dan's rifle brought down the slayer and still further hurried the Afghan retreat.
They should have sung it in the face of England, not of the Afghans, whom it impressed as much as did the wild Irish yell.
said the Flower scornfully an hour later, one rounded elbow on the snoring carcass, 'that he is no more than a pig of an Afghan horse-dealer, with no thought except women and horses.
I abide here, following the Flower and drinking wine as an Afghan coper should.
Colonel Sahib," said he, "that man is no Afghan, for they weep Ai
He grunted rebelliously: "I can understand an Afghan stealing, because he's built that way.
PESHAWAR -- The registration of unregistered Afghan refugees living in Pakistan without solid travelling documents would commence from July 25 and would be completed in six months time.
PESHAWAR -- The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Sardar Mahtab Ahmad Khan has said that Pakistan will support Afghan Government for the dignified repatriation of Afghan refugees.
by Pajhwok Report on 10 June, 2014 - 14:48 KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Tuesday welcomed the release of a report prepared by Afghan civilian society groups and the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) that outlined a road map for peace in Afghanistan.
Islamabad -- The Afghan government has asked Pakistan on Friday to provide evidences about the allegation that Afghan territory was used in the martyrdom of 23 Frontier Corps personnel.
WASHINGTON, Feb 28 (KUNA) -- After providing an upbeat assessment of trends in Afghan society, US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James Dobbins said he was afraid delay in Afghan approval of a Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the US "could still prove costly.
6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading foreign policy experts, human and women's rights advocates, voting rights watchdogs and prominent business leaders from Afghanistan and the United States have come together to launch the Coalition for Afghan Democracy, a not-for-profit organization committed to ensuring democratic governance in Afghanistan through free, fair and transparent elections this April.
Alongside the Afghan Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation (MoRR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is jointly commemorating International Migrants Day under the theme of "Migration, Development and Confidence in Afghanistan s Future", looking forward to the period of transition in 2014.