Economic Impacts of the Afghanistan Conflict

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Economic Issues to Host Country 

  • Cost to UK taxpayers to send Afghan Refugees home following their asylum in the UK. £2500 per Afghan family.
  • Disease and infection into Iran to Afghanistan has cost the government a lot,$120 million for malaria alone.
  • Costing pakistan government millions of rupees to maintain the refugees and rehabitation work.
  • Casual labour in australia needed, this is a positive effect on the host country.
  • Americans argue that if they could have spent the large amount of money they sent to afghanistan on sectors such as health care,education and housing.

Economic Issues of the drug trade

  • Warlords make alot of money from the buying and selling of guns
  • $60 per hectare for weet

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