Asia Program

Michael Kugelman's Thoughts on Afghanistan in Foreign Policy and the Washington Post

Jan 14, 2013

The estimated value of Afghanistan's mineral reserves--$3 trillion, according to senior program associate Michael Kugelman in this Washington Post video interview--far exceeds the country's current GDP of $20 billion.

In a January 9 Foreign Policy article, Kugelman identifies Afghanistan's five most important questions--and minerals are on the list.

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