Roundtable Panel on “Afghanistan’s Regional Dynamics & Expectations”


On Saturday, April 16, 2016, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) held a round-table on “Afghanistan’s Regional Dynamics & Expectations”.  The discussion was attended by the Afghan government officials, civil society activists, representatives of foreign embassies in Kabul, political experts, academia and media.
The speakers in the roundtable were General Karimi, former Chief of Staff, Afghanistan, Dr Nasir Andisha,

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AISS Designs Nowruz Calendar


On the occasion of “Herat Day” and convening the international symposium on “Mīr ‘Ali-Shir Nava’i ” in Kabul,  the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) releases its specially-designed Nowruz calendar.  This calendar highlights important days and events of those nations and cultures that celebrate Nowruz from China, Armenia, India, Iraq to Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan and a dozens more natio

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SAARC Chamber of Commerce and industry delegation visited AISS


On 12 April 2016, SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAARC CCI) delegation visited the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS). The delegation comprised of 22 high-level members of SAARC from member States, Afghanistan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Maldives and Bhutan.
The purpose of this visit by SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAARC CCI) members was to visit a reputable research and think tank org

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High Tea with Ambassador of Turkish H.E. Ambassador Ali Sait Akin


The Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) was pleased to host Turkish Ambassador, H.E. Ali Sait Akin, in Kabul as part of the “High Tea with the Ambassador” lecture series.

Government officials, members of parliament, academia as well as civil society activists attended the event.

In his welcoming remarks AISS Director, Dr. Davood Moradian highlighted the important historical relations between Turkey and Afghani

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Afghan Refugees and Repatriation Minister visited AISS


April 05, 2016
The Afghan Minister of Refugees and Repatriation, Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi, visited Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) on April 05, 2016 and held a meeting with Director General of AISS, Dr. Davood Moradian. During this meeting the minister, Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi and Dr. Davood Moradian exchanged constructive views regarding the on ongoing immigration issues.

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