U.S. Identifies Vast Riches of Minerals in Afghanistan

The United States has discovered nearly $1 trillion in untapped mineral deposits in Afghanistan, far beyond any previously known reserves and enough to fundamentally alter the Afghan economy and perhaps the Afghan war itself, according to senior American government officials.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/14/world/asia/14minerals.html?hp

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1 Response to U.S. Identifies Vast Riches of Minerals in Afghanistan

  1. sourcingguy says:

    Thanks for taking the time to write this. I’m creating a sourcing blog and learning along the way.

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