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Launching of the Farsi Version of 'China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know'

2017-10-26

On October 26, 2017, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized the launching ceremony for the Farsi translation of the book "China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know”. The author of the book is Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, professor of history at the University of California, Irvine. This book has been translated into Farsi/Dari b

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US Diplomats Visit AISS

2017-10-22

On October 22, 2017, Ms. Annie Pforzheimer, new Deputy Chief of Mission U.S. Embassy in Kabul paid a visit to the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS), and held a meeting with Director General of AISS. At the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on ongoing political, security, economic and regional developments and the prospects of further strengthening Afghanistan and America bilateral relations, in light of new US strategy.

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Tajik Scholars Visits AISS

2017-10-19

On October 18, 2017, Tajik scholars visited the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS). The delegation consisted of university professors and researchers of the Center for Strategic Research under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan. During the visit, the Tajik scholars held a meeting with the Director General of AISS. The two sides exchanged views on the opportunities and challenges that lay in the way of bilateral cooperation

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SG of Pugwash Visits AISS

2017-10-18

Secretary General of Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Professor Paolo Cotta-Ramusino, paid a visit to the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) and met with the Director General of AISS. At the meeting, the two sides discussed the ongoing peace efforts in Afghanistan and the role of Pagwash in facilitating peace talks. Furthermore, the AISS Director briefed Professor Cotta on two recent AISS research reports with regar

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The 6th Herat Security Dialogue (HSD-VI)

2017-10-14

The 6th round of Herat Security Dialogue, hosted by the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) was held in Herat on 13 and 14 of October 2017. Experts, researchers, university professors, politicians, members of civil society and diplomats from 17 countries were participated in the conference. The main theme of this round of Herat Security Dialogue, “the future of Nation- States” was discussed in six panels focusing on important iss

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