Afghanistan Summary

 

Natural Resources & Civil War

 

Evidence on Drugs

From Global Illicit Drug Trends, 2006.  United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

 

From Global Illicit Drug Trends, 2003. United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

 

From Global Illicit Drug Trends, 2006.  United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

 

Ethnicity & Civil War

Ethnicity & Democratization

 

Sep. 2005 Parliamentary Election Results

 

How Ethnic Are the National Assembly Factions?

Faction leader (Ethnicity) % of ethnicity seats % of faction seats % of ethnicity by faction
Qanooni (Tajik) 21 10 48 (max. possible)
Dostum (Uzbek) 8 8 100 (max. possible)
Mohaqiq (Hazara) 12 7 58 (max. possible)
Karzai (Pashtun) 47 32 40% (actual)

 

Single Non-Transferable Vote (SNTV) Fiasco

 

Weak State and Insecurity