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Ambassador Mohib Discusses National Anti-Corruption Strategy

  Special Inspector General Sopko and Ambassador Mohib met on June 20th in regards to Afghanistan's National Anti-Corruption Strategy. The Ambassador and General discussed Mr. Sopko's recent visit to Kabul and the discussions he held there on corruption with the Government of Afghanistan. Mr. Sopko also mentioned appreciation for the Embassy's assistance in facilitating
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Afghan Ambassador Meets with Open Society Foundation Representatives

" ngg_triggers_display="never" ngg_proofing_display="0" order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="5000"]  Ambassador Mohib met with Rachel Reid, a Regional Advocacy Manager for the Middle East, North Africa and Southwest Asia at the Open Society Foundation and her co-worker, Christopher Rogers, a Senior Policy Analyst. The Ambassador briefed Reid and Rogers on the Afghan diaspora’s
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Ambassador’s Statement on President Trump’s Delegation of U.S. Troops

Afghanistan welcomes the decision by President Trump to give Defense Secretary General James Mattis the authority to set U.S. military troop levels in Afghanistan – a development that underscores the United States’ strong commitment to our two countries’ long-term joint efforts to defeat common enemies and bring about peace and
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World Leaders Pledge to End Polio

On June 12, 2017, global leaders in public health and experts gathered at the Rotary International Convention in Atlanta, Georgia to show their commitment to end polio and pledged US $1.2 billion to eradicate this disease. Ambassador Mohib was also present alongside other world leaders representing Afghanistan. He said, “We’ve been
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Embassy Congratulates NDU Graduates

      On June 8, the Embassy received Afghan graduates from National Defense University (NDU) who had completed their Master's degree in Strategic Security Studies and diplomas from the United States Army War College (USAWC).Graduation took place on June 2, 9 and 10 at its Fort Bragg, Fort McNair and
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President Ghani’s Remarks At The Kabul Process Conference

In the Name of Allah the Compassionate, the most Merciful, and the most Peaceful. Respected Ambassadors, Ministers, Distinguished Representatives, Friends. Six days ago, thirteen brave Afghan policemen gave their lives to stop a sewerage truck packed with military grade explosives from entering the diplomatic compound, a direct violation of the
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Ambassador Mohib’s Statement on Kabul Attack

Today's detonation of a massive bomb in the middle of a civilian area was an unspeakable act of depravity. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families. This was an especially vile affront to Islam because it happened during the peaceful month of Ramadan. The courage and
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Embassy Hosts Afghan Disability Rights Conference

  On May 23rd and 24th, the Embassy of Afghanistan was proud to host the “Afghan Disability Rights Conference: From Policy to Programming” in partnership with the U.S. International Council on Disabilities, the U.S.-Afghan Women's Council, Georgetown University's Center for Child and Human Development, Counterpart International, and Trivision. The conference
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Afghanistan 2018-2020: Candidate for the UN Human Rights Council

The Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has been nominated to become a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the 2018- 2020 period. Membership elections will be held during the 72nd General Assembly of the United Nations in 2017 in New York. Afghanistan has had
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