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Anti-Corruption Justice Center Cracks Down on Impunity

  January 18, 2018     Earlier this month, the Anti-Corruption Justice Center (ACJC) convicted several former senior government officials on charges of corruption, in one of its latest cases to root out corruption in government. Six senior officials from the Ministry of Interior were convicted for misuse of funds
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High School Students Get Glimpse of Afghanistan

January 16, 2018. The Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington, DC hosted high school students and teachers from Texas and California as part of an ongoing partnership with CloseUp DC. CloseUp partners with educators, schools, and other organizations throughout the United States to help develop informed students, engaging over 850,000 participants since 1971.  Cultural Attaché Majeed Qarar
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Ambassador Mohib Inaugurates Afghan Cultural Center in Houston, TX

January 12, 2018 Afghan Ambassador to the US, H.E. Hamdullah Mohib, traveled to Houston, Texas on January 12th to attend the inauguration ceremony of the new Afghan Cultural Center. He told attendees, "Today we establish this cultural center to further nourish the Afghan-US partnership". He spoke about nurturing the relationship further through the Sister Cities program, connecting
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Naval Postgraduate School Welcomes Ambassador Mohib To Campus

January 10, 2018 Afghan Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Hamdullah Mohib had the opportunity to visit the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California on Wednesday January 10, 2018. He spoke to seminar students who served alongside Afghan special operations forces about their experiences in Afghanistan, primarily how to build upon
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President Ashraf Ghani Welcomes Vice President Mike Pence to Kabul

December 22, 2017 President Ashraf Ghani met with United States Vice President Mike Pence in Afghanistan during the evening of December 21, 2017. Senior National Unity Government officials and a high-level delegation from the U.S. were also present in the meeting. President Ghani and Vice President Pence discussed the achievements
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CARE Global Leaders Network: Supporting Afghan Girls and Their Dreams

December 12, 2017  The Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington D.C. hosted CARE USA as part of its Global Leaders Network in support of Afghanistan with over 100 guests in attendance, among them distinguished Ambassadors, General Carter Ham, General John Campbell, Representative John Garamendi and his wife Patricia, friends and colleagues from the Embassies of
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Ministry of Finance Unveils First-Ever Fully Transparent National Budget

  December 11, 2017 Afghanistan's Ministry of Finance unveils the first-ever fully transparent national budget that follows international standards, cuts corruption and ensures efficient and effective development. The 2018 budget was approved by cabinet on November 5, 2017 and by the Meshrano Jirga on November 21, 2017. "For the first time,
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6th Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase 2017

On December 6, 2017, the Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington DC participated in the 6th annual Winternational Embassy Showcase, a celebration of international culture and food, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. Over 3,000 guests and 39 foreign embassies participated, including Afghanistan, African Union Mission, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Bolivia,
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