It is the mother tongue of ethnic Tajiks, Hazara and Aimaq
as well as the second language of government.
, a lawmaker from Baghlan, told Arab News that the team was possibly seized by a criminal gang and sold to the Taliban.
Turkmen (3%), Aimaq
(4%), Baluch (2%), and small communities of Brahui, Nuristani, Pashaie, Pamiri, Khirgiz, and Qizilbash are also represented.
Agriculture Director Azizullah Aimaq
said local authorities had urged all departments to help clean the canal.
(8) was seriously injured in an explosion at her house in the Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif, but was unable to get the necessary treatment for her burns because of a lack of medical supplies.
, the representative of Badghis in Parliament calls the situation in the province worrying.
Fazal Karim Aimaq
. In light of the understanding reached at the inaugural meeting of the Joint Commission at the heads of government level held on 11 June 2011 in Islamabad, substantive deliberations were held at meeting in a cordial and constructive manner on a number of relevant aspects relating to the Afghan-led peace and reconciliation efforts with a view to ensuring its success.
After they reached Daulatyar, people referred to him an Aimaq
dog, a special mastiff that was chronicled in the eleventh century as "a remarkably fine breed of dogs in Ghor so powerful that in frame and strength every one of them is a match for a lion." Further, they were such an important part of Islamic culture, that one scholar wrote, "Avicenna could not fight with a dog from Ghor" (182).
used to build schools and hospitals in Afghanistan.
Main ethnic groups: Pashtun, Tajik, Hazara, Uzbek, Turkmen, Aimaq
, Baluch, Nuristani, Kizilbash.
They are estimated to consist of about 38 per cent Pashtun inhabitants, Tajik 25 per cent, Hazara 19 per cent, Uzbek 12 per cent, Aimaq
four per cent and Baluchi 0,5 per cent.
The next largest groups are the Hazaras, Uzbeks and Aimaq
. Both spatial and ethnic impenetrability has prevented Afghanistan from ever forming a consensual and coherent sense of nationalism.