NYT: Potential for a Mining Boom Splits Factions in Afghanistan

Potential for a Mining Boom Splits Factions in Afghanistan

With a trillion-dollar cache of oil, gold and other resources underground, hopes of self-sufficiency in Afghanistan are tempered by worries about corruption and security.

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