Dbq American Civil War

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During the 19th century, both Soviets and British granted great importance to Afghanistan, a country in Asia surrounded by China, India, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, as they both had influence on certain neighbouring lands and even supported Afghans in different ways. For instance, in 1930, Soviets were an important commercial and political ally for Afghanistan. However, after the Second World War, British started having less influence on their colonies and on other countries. America then developed economic and educational activities and diverse projects. Prior to the Soviet invasion in 1979, a civil war was already present in Afghanistan because the Prime Minister, Azifullah Amin, wanted to westernize Afghanistan and
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