Afghan Olympian carrying a nation's hopes to London
One of the more than two hundred countries taking part in the 2012 Olympics will be Afghanistan.
For the six Afghan athletes who will be in London, this opportunity comes at a critical time for their nation.
The country is hoping it's only Olympic medallist to date - taekwondo champion Rohullah Nikpai - will do it proud once again.
The BBC's Matthew Pinsent travelled to Kabul to bring us his story.