Mr. David Sedney and Prof. Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh Join AISS’s Board of Advisers

  Monday, January 26, 2015


AISS is honored and welcomes Dr. David Sedney, former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Afghanistan-Pakistan and Central Asia in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs, and Professor Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh, Head of specialized program...

AISS Releases a Book on “Culture, Rituals and Beliefs of Afghanistan’s People”

  Sunday, January 25, 2015



Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) released “Culture, Rituals and Beliefs of Afghanistan’s People” book with an emphasize on enhancing Afghanistan’s cultural relations with its neighboring countires. This book is consisted of seven chapter which each focuses o...

AISS Attended the China-Pakistan-Afghanistan Trilateral Dialogue

  Sunday, December 21, 2014


AISS researcher and representative, Mr. Abdul Kabir Salehi participated in the China-Pakistan-Afghanistan Trilateral Dialogue which was hosted and organized by the Chinese People’s Association for Peace and Disarmament (CPAPD) from 12th to 21st December in Beijing, the Capital of Ch...

AISS Organized Second “Afghanistan-Central Asia Dialogue”

  Saturday, December 13, 2014



The Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized the second international conference, “Afghanistan-Central Asia Dialogue” in Kabul on 13-14 December 2014. The forum brought together 120 officials and experts from Afghanistan, Central Asian Republics and repres...

AISS attended Fifth Xiangshan Forum in China

  Friday, November 21, 2014


The Chairman of AISS’ board of Advisers, Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta and AISS director Dr. Moradian attended the Fifth Xiangshan Forum organized by China’s Ministry of Defense on 21-22 November 2014 in Beijing.

Below is the text of Dr. Spanta’s speech:

Let me begin...