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Five things to know about Afghanistan

Afghanistan has one of the world's youngest populations

BBC Minute: On Afghanistan's young population

'Afghanistan is one of the world's youngest countries'

There's an emerging fashion industry

BBC Minute: On Afghan fashion

'People are experimenting with clothes, art and music'

There are jaw-droppingly beautiful places to visit

BBC Minute: On Afghanistan's most stunning places

'Afghanistan is one of the most beautiful countries on earth'

'Cricket is probably the only thing all Afghans agree on'

BBC Minute: On Afghanistan's favourite sports

'Cricket is probably the only thing all Afghans agree on'

Women are making headway in the tech sector

BBC Minute: On Afghanistan's female coders

'Afghan women see working in technology as a very safe profession'