Afghan


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Afghan

, Afghani
1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Afghanistan
2. another name for Pashto (the language)
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It was Mulcahy who scrambled up tooth and nail and hurled down among the bayonets the amazed Afghan who barred his way.
Mulcahy tore on, sobbing; the straight-held blade went home through the defenceless breast, and the body pitched forward almost before a shot from Dan's rifle brought down the slayer and still further hurried the Afghan retreat.
They should have sung it in the face of England, not of the Afghans, whom it impressed as much as did the wild Irish yell.
Here's music for her pianee, An afghan for her toes,
Colonel Sahib," said he, "that man is no Afghan, for they weep Ai
He grunted rebelliously: "I can understand an Afghan stealing, because he's built that way.
said the Flower scornfully an hour later, one rounded elbow on the snoring carcass, 'that he is no more than a pig of an Afghan horse-dealer, with no thought except women and horses.
I abide here, following the Flower and drinking wine as an Afghan coper should.
The hill-folk up there murdered the rebels who had me, and I became their slave for a time until I escaped; but instead of going south I had to go north, until I found myself among the Afghans.
PAKISTAN is a unique country which hosted over 4 million Afghan refugees at a time from 1980s till first decade of 21st century.
Unfortunately, over the years, many militants (both locals and Afghan nationals) have been found, taking refuge in the camps of Afghan refugees.
Despite what appeared to be a relatively positive set of meetings by a high-level Afghan delegation, led by the Afghan interior minister and NDS chief, to Pakistan and a reciprocal visit by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua to Afghanistan scheduled for the weekend, the Afghan side has once again gone public with allegations against Pakistan.