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  • 15 May 2012- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, FL, TAMPA Afghanistan has over $1 trillion USD worth of gold, copper, rare earth metals, petroleum and natural gas, but factors like lack of water needed for mining operations will make it difficult for th country to access these
  • 14 Nov 2011- 11:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan With a possibility of water shortages caused by proposed construction of 13 dams on the Kabul River, Pakistani water experts have advised the government to sign a treaty with Afghanistan to avoid any conflict in the future. The
  • 24 May 2011- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, VA, ARLINGTON The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) earlier this month awarded its Engineering, Quality Assurance and Logistical Support Program (EQUALS) contract for Afghanistan to NGO International Relief &
  • 20 Jul 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report KABUL, Afghanistan IRIN The rapid population growth in Kabul, which has increased fivefold since 2001, is putting a strain on resources, particularly underground water reserves, according to officials and experts. "Should the use of underground water