AISS Reports

Herat Security Dialogue-V Report and Video

The Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) hosted the fifth round of Herat international Security Dialogue for two- day on October 14-15, 2016 in Herat, Afghanistan and now the full conference report and video is available to the public. Please click on the links below to access the videos ...

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AISS releases a research paper on “Afghanistan’s constitution and the society in transition”

On August 23, 2016, Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies released one of its latest reseach report titled: “Afghanistan’s constitution and the society in transition”. This study’s major objective was to assess the public level of awareness on the constitution’s content and major provi ...

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Iran and its Relationship to Afghanistan After the Nuclear Deal

How would the conclusion of the nuclear deal and the lifting of the sanctions on Iran be expected to alter relations with Afghanistan? The opening of Iran can be turned into the victory for soft power and a model for diplomacy, reform and moderation. But to gain a rightful place as a benevolent a ...

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The Afghan National Army After ISAF

As casualties mounted to dramatic levels in 2015, even according to official figures that are most likely underestimated, the Afghan National Army (ANA) has for the first time begun experiencing serious problems in recruitment. The army also experienced a resurgence of ghost soldiering (soldiers ...

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“Trends of Radicalization among the Ranks of the Afghan National Police”

AISS releases a research paper on “Trends of Radicalization among the Ranks of the Afghan National Police”

AISS released the fourth series of research papers dedicated to examining the trends in radicalization across the various sectors throughout Afghanistan. This research paper st ...

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