http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/asiapcf/06/14/afghanistan.minerals/index.html Minerals in Afghanistan worth $1 trillion, U.S. says - CNN.com U.S. military officials and geologists have determined that the mineral deposits in Afghanistan are worth nearly $1 trillion, the Pentagon said Monday. cnn.com Will the fat cats let the Afghani's have what is rightfully theirs? Or will they greedily try and steal those resources? Why were researcher's even trying to find minerals in Afghanistan? I thought the main concern was over "Bin Laden"?