Example sentences for: afghan

How can you use “afghan” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He could present himself and his allies as victorious warriors in the one great successful experience for Islamic militancy in the 1980s: the Afghan jihad against the Soviet occupation.

  • "Afghan Eyes"

  • In December 1999, while still in high school in Saudi Arabia, Hamlan became involved with a group that gathered periodically to watch jihad propaganda tapes, and was encouraged by a mentor named Bandar Marui to pursue jihad, especially as practiced in the Bosnia-Herzegovina and Russian-Afghan wars and a book titled Gladiator of Passion.

  • The Turco-Afghan invaders were regarded as a transient phenomenon that would either soon disappear or, just like others before them, be swallowed up by the great subcontinent.

  • Nezavisimaya Gazeta said that Russia could be facing hyperinflation, as in 1992, and that the country's general situation is rapidly approaching the critical point: It faces simultaneous financial, industrial, social, and political meltdowns; it must also deal with the fighting already taking place in the Northern Caucasus, and with the danger of Afghan military action on its southern border.


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