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|NOC||Afghanistan National Olympic Committee|
|Olympics appearances (overview)|
In the 2004 Summer Olympics two women, Robina Muqim Yaar and Friba Razayee, were the first women to compete for Afghanistan at the Olympics. Mehboba Ahdyar, a woman in the 2008 Summer Olympics had death threats because of her plan to be in the Games.
|Bronze||Rohullah Nikpai||2008 Beijing||Taekwondo||Men's 58 kg|
|Bronze||Rohullah Nikpai||2012 London||Taekwondo||Men's 68 kg|
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