Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Afghanistan
Population (2010, proj.): 29,117,000
Gross National Income per Capita: N/A
Date of Independence: August 19, 1919 (from UK control over Afghan foreign affairs)
Date of Last Constitution: January 26, 2004 (ratified)
The lack of press freedom in Afghanistan clearly reflects the fighting that has consumed the country for a generation. Continued fighting ...