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Press Release: Terrorist Attack in Kabul

August 15, 2018 The Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington, DC strongly condemns the terrorist attack that took place in an educational center in Kabul. Recent information from the Ministry of Public Health reports that 47 were killed and 67 are wounded. The senseless and barbaric attack is a reminder of
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Ambassador Mohib meets with SIGAR to discuss government’s counternarcotics efforts

The U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) released a report on June 14, 2018, identifying how U.S. counternarcotics programs and policies in Afghanistan have evolved. On June 19, 2018, SIGAR representatives, Jaryd Bern, Strategic Advisor and Director of Congressional Relations and Government Affairs and his team, met with
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Afghan Government responds to SIGAR’s report on anti-corruption reforms

The U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) released a report on June 5, 2018 assessing the Afghan government’s progress in implementing the Afghanistan National Strategy for Combatting Corruption. SIGAR stated that Afghanistan has met 14 of the 20 anti-corruption benchmarks that were set by the government in the
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