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Apr 20 2021

A Fortune in Afghanistan: Lithium Mines

Nawur is the largest district of Afghanistan with population of more than 120 thousand, most of which are Hazaras and Shiites which was safe from racial and religious discords and conflict. It lays in north of Ghazni province with a lithium mine in it.Oil and mine ministry of Afghanistan launched studies to investigate the possibility of extracting lithium in different provinces of Afghanistan whose has not been published however some US and Afghanistan engineers claim exaggerating that Nawur’s lithium mines equal Saudi Arabia oil reservoirs. Lithium has different applications including aerospace, energy storage (batteries), medicine, etc. industries.Chile with eight million …