Kunar (Pashto: کونړ) is ane o the 34 provinces o Afghanistan, locatit in the northeastren pairt o the kintra. Its caipital is Asadabad. It is ane o the fower "N2KL" provinces (Nangarhar Province, Nuristan Province, Kunar Province an Laghman Province). N2KL is the designation uised bi US an Coalition Forces in Afghanistan for the ruggit an vera violent region alang the Afghanistan-Pakistan mairch opposite Pakistan's Federally Admeenistered Tribal Auries an North-Wast Frontier Province. Kunar is the centre o the N2KL region.