U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
Other State Department Archive SitesU.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State
Home Issues & Press Travel & Business Countries Youth & Education Careers About State Video
Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs
Countries and Other Areas
 - All Background Notes
 - Afghanistan
 - Bangladesh
 - Bhutan
 - India
 - Kazakhstan
 - Kyrgyz Republic
 - Maldives
 - Nepal
 - Pakistan
 - Sri Lanka
 - Tajikistan
 - Turkmenistan
 - Uzbekistan
  

South and Central Asian Affairs: Countries and Other Areas

The Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs deals with U.S. foreign policy and U.S. diplomatic relations with these countries and geographic entities: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.  Information about South and Central Asian countries (including dependencies and areas of special sovereignty) is available through the links at left. The list is sorted alphabetically by short-form names. For long-form names, please refer to the Background Notes or see the list of Independent States of the World.

Map of South and Central Asia Maldives Bhutan Nepal India Bangladesh Sri Lanka Pakistan Afghanistan Turkmenistan Tajikistan Kyrgyzstan Uzbekistan Kazakhstan Uzbekistan

  
U.S. Department of State
USA.govU.S. Department of StateWhat's New  |   Frequent Questions  |   Contact Us  |   Email this Page  |   Subject Index  |   Search
The Office of Electronic Information, Bureau of Public Affairs, manages this site as a portal for information from the U.S. State Department. External links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein.
About state.gov  |   Privacy Notice  |   FOIA  |   Copyright Information  |   Other U.S. Government Information