Afghanistan is located in the middle east and is roughly the size of Texas. So it is a big piece of land. It is in a mountainous region and shares it borders with 6 countries. Can you see all 6 countries?
The climate can be quite extreme with very cold and snowy winters and very hot dry summers. In fact the country for the most part is very dry and desert like when it's not winter.
Afghanistan has many resources that remained untouched for the most part like natural gas and petroleum. There is also coal, copper, gold, salt, iron and gemstones.