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Book Launching of 'From the Monarchy to the Fall of the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan'

2017-12-03

On December 3, 2017, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized the launching ceremony for the book “From the Monarchy to the Fall of the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan”. The book was authored by Mr. Abdul Wakil, Former Foreign Minister of Afghanistan. The book recounts Mr. Abdul Wakil’s personal experiences serving the Afghan government as an active and engaged politician in the past regime. During this event, Mr

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The 2nd round of Afghanistan-Iran Cultural Dialogue

2017-11-29

The second round of the “Afghanistan-Iran Cultural Dialogue” was organized by the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies in Kabul on November 28, 2017. The main theme of this round of the dialogue was “Immigration”.
An eleven member Iranian delegation, led by the former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Sayed Rasoul Mousavi, represented Iran. The Iranian delegation was comprised of academics, researchers, and professors fr

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British Ambassador Visits AISS

2017-11-21

On November 21, 2017, British Ambassador to Kabul, H.E Ambassador Nicholas Kay KCMG visited the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) and held a meeting with Director General of AISS. Both sides exchanged views on ongoing political, security, economic and regional developments and the prospects of further strengthening Afghanistan and United Kingdom bilateral relations.

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Book Launching of Afghanistan Politics: A Narrative from Within

2017-11-12

On November 12, 2017, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized the launching ceremony for the book “Afghanistan’s Politics: A Narrative from Within”. The book was authored by Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta, Former National Security Advisor/Foreign Minister of Afghanistan. The book recounts Dr. Spanta’s personal experiences within politics in Afghanistan since the time he joined the Afghan government.
During thi

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The 1st Round of the “Afghanistan and Russia Bilateral Dialogue”

2017-11-09

The first round of the “Afghanistan and Russia Bilateral Dialogue” was co-organized by the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) and the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences,on 5th–7th November, 2017 in Moscow, Russia. The first round of the dialogue was attended by experts and officials from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan as well as the Russian Federation. The Afghan delegation was led by Dr. Ran

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