Languages of Afghanistan

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Map of Languages (in Districts) in Afghanistan.jpg

Dari and Pashto are the official languages of Afghanistan,[1] but other important regional languages include Uzbeki, Turkmeni, Baluchi, Pashai, Nuristani, Pamiri (alsana), Arab and possibly a few other.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Article Sixteen of the Constitution of Afghanistan". 2004. Retrieved June 13, 2012. From among the languages of Pashto, Dari, Uzbeki, Turkmani, Baluchi, Pashai, Nuristani, Pamiri (alsana), Arab and other languages spoken in the country, Pashto and Dari are the official languages of the state. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "The Afghans – Language and Literacy". Barbara Robson and Juliene Lipson, with assistance from Farid Younos and Mariam Mehdi. United States: Center for Applied Linguistics. June 30, 2002. Archived from the original on 2011-05-04. Retrieved 2010-09-16. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)