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First Lady Rula Ghani Champions Women’s Economic Empowerment and their Role as Peacemakers during trip to Washington

The First Lady of Afghanistan, H.E. Rula Ghani was in Washington, DC last week for a series of engagements on Afghan women’s role as peacemakers, and women’s economic empowerment. Mrs.…

First Lady Rula Ghani Champions Women’s Economic Empowerment and their Role as Peacemakers during trip to Washington

Embassy Hosts Celebration for Rumi the Maulana's 810th Birthday

On October 7, 2017, the Embassy of Afghanistan cohosted a celebration of the 810th birthday of Rumi the Maulana with the Alliance for the Restoration of Cultural Heritage (ARCH International).…

Embassy Hosts Celebration for Rumi the Maulana's 810th Birthday

Ambassador Mohib Speaks at Wilson Center: It's America's Longest War But Also Afghanistan's Longest War

    On October 5, 2017, Afghan Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency Dr. Hamdullah Mohib delivered opening remarks at a Wilson Center discussion, "Sixteen Years and Counting: What's Next For…

Ambassador Mohib Speaks at Wilson Center: It's America's Longest War But Also Afghanistan's Longest War

Ambassador Mohib Meets Senator Blumenthal and Representative Poe on Capitol Hill

On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, Afghan Ambassador to the United States visited Capitol Hill to meet with Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Congressman Ted Poe of Texas.  In Ambassador Mohib's meeting with…

Ambassador Mohib Meets Senator Blumenthal and Representative Poe on Capitol Hill

Embassy Holds Annual Afghan Independence Day Celebration

On Monday, September 25, 2017, The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan held its annual Afghan Independence Day celebration. Nearly 300 guests attended, among them Malala Yousafzai, activist for female…

Embassy Holds Annual Afghan Independence Day Celebration

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Hello and welcome to the website of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Washington, D.C. I am Ambassador Hamdullah Mohib and on behalf of everyone here at the embassy, we are so glad you stopped by.

As Afghanistan’s ambassador to the United States, it is my great honor to spend every day in this post working to strengthen the mutual partnership between America and Afghanistan, and to promote understanding and appreciation between our two peoples. Americans and Afghans have more in common than most people realize. We both have a strong work ethic, protect and cherish our families, recognize the value of education, and are guided by our faith.

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Documents and Publications

Realizing Self-Reliance

Realizing Self-Reliance

The National Unity Government presented its strategy paper, "Realizing Self-Reliance", at…Read More

Bilateral Security Agreement

Bilateral Security Agreement

Building on the Enduring Strategic Partnership Agreement between the Islamic…Read More

Strategic Partnership Agreement

Strategic Partnership Agreement

The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the United States of…Read More

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