An overview of Afghanistan's history up until 1979; The Russian invasion of Afghanistan in 1979 and it's eventual withdrawal; The time between Russia's withdrawal from Afghanistan and the US led invasion of Afghanistan to oust the Taliban in 2001; 阿富汗战争 Look at this picture you can’t believe this is Afghanistan. As we know Afghanistan, nowadays is become Least developed country. And also Afghanistan have a long history. In 1979 URRC had invade Afghanistan, The Soviet–Afghan War lasted over nine years, from December 1979 to February 1989. Insurgent groups known collectively as the mujahideen, as well as smaller Maoist groups, fought a guerrilla war against the Soviet Army and the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan government, mostly in the rural countryside. The mujahideen groups were backed primarily by the United States, Saudi Arabia, and Pakistan, making it a Cold War proxy war. Between 562,000 and 2,000,000 civilians were killed and millions of Afghans fled the country as refugees, mostly to Pakistan and Iran.
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