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Metal Afghani - modern coins of Afghanistan

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  • Afghanistan, Islamic Republic

  • Afghani
  • Kabul
  • of 647 500 sq. km
  • give (state), a pashtu (state), Turkic and local dialects
  • AF (AFG) 004

Monetary unit of Afghanistan is Afghani which consists of 100 pulas. In circulation there are coins of denomination 1, 2, and 5 Afghani, pulas from the circulation are withdrawn.

From October, 7th, till January, 2nd 2003, in Afghanistan new Afghani have been manufactured. On October, 1st, 2002, the chief of Central bank of Afghanistan Anvar Ul-Hak Ahadi has declared that Afghans should use own Afghani money for daily bargains, instead of US dollars or rupees Pakistan. It has been made within the limits of preparation for October, 8th when all prices in the Afghani market have been indicated in new Afghani. They have replaced the previous Afghani which were different in two parts of the country. Money manufactured by the government of president Burhanuddina Rabbani, has been replaced on a parity 1:1000 old, and money Abdul Rashid Dustum (Northern Alliance) varied 1 to 2000. Before reissue, was more than 15 bln. Afghani in circulation, after a constant seal their Talibs during war and occupation. A rate of new Afghani - 43 Afghani for US dollar.

In 2005 coins in nominal value 1, 2 and 5 Afghani have been manufactured.

Nominal value: 1 Afghani
Stamping: 2005
the Material: the Copper-plated steel
the Note: the Reverse: Nominal value and year of issue in Islamic figures
the Obverse 1 Afghani of Afghanistan the Reverse 1 Afghani of Afghanistan
Nominal value: 2 Afghani
Stamping: 2005
the Material: Stainless steel
the Note: the Reverse: Nominal value and year of issue in Islamic figures
the Obverse 2 Afghani of Afghanistan the Reverse 2 Afghani of Afghanistan
Nominal value: 5 Afghani
Stamping: 2005
the Material: the Brass
the Note: the Reverse: Nominal value and year of issue in Islamic figures
the Obverse 5 Afghani of Afghanistan the Reverse 5 Afghani of Afghanistan

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