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Speech of H.E Muhammad Sarwar Danish, Second Vice-President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on the Occasion of 70th Independence Day of the Republic

Speech of H.E Muhammad Sarwar Danish, Second Vice-President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on the Occasion of 70th Independence Day of the Republic

August 16, 2017 |

Your Excellency Mr. Manpreet Vohra the Indian Ambassador to Afghanistan, respected members of Afghanistan Cabinet...

Afghanistan and the Challenges of Socialization

Afghanistan and the Challenges of Socialization

August 15, 2017 | Hadi Miran

Social contract called law, is the product of thoughts of scholars and the symbol of cultural capacity ruling social relations in a society. Communities have reached certain social...

Afghanistan and the Challenges of Socialization

Afghanistan and the Challenges of Socialization

August 13, 2017 | Hadi Miran

Socialization refers to a set of views and attitudes acquired by members of a community from several ways. In the early nineteenth century, this paradigm was first introduced by Emile...

Tension between US and North Korea is at its Peak

Tension between  US and North Korea is at its Peak

August 13, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

A strong tension between North Korea and the US ensued North Korea’s July 4 and July 28 tests of long-range missiles that may be able to reach the American continent, and the...

The Frame of Freedom of Expression

The Frame of Freedom of Expression

August 12, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Freedom of expression is a fundamental right of mankind in civil societies. In the post-Taliban administration, the freedom of expression has been one of the highly controversial...

Traditional and Conventional Approach to Mirza Olang Tragedy

Traditional and Conventional Approach to Mirza Olang Tragedy

August 10, 2017 | Aziz Mobashir

The catastrophe in Mirza Olang area of Sar-e-Pul province and the slaughter of countless number of its residents seem unprecedented. Reports and narrative from local officials says...

Radicalism’s Outcome and Mechanism

Radicalism’s Outcome and Mechanism

August 09, 2017 | Mohammad Jawad Sorosh

Radicalism contemporary to the emergence of terrorism in twenty-first century, and the escalated violence have changed into a serious dilemma at international level and world...

The Need for National Unity in Afghanistan

The Need for National Unity in Afghanistan

August 08, 2017 | Abdul Hamid Arifi

Afghanistan is a multi-national country where several beliefs, mentalities and mindsets are cherished and individuals live a peaceful life with the spirit of brotherhood. In this...

Lessons from the World’s Second Economy

Lessons from the World’s Second Economy

August 06, 2017 | Sarwar Danish

Despite the fact that Marxism-Leninism used to rule the eastern bloc as a social, political and philosophic school, currently it is being faded into oblivion. There are hardly any...

Afghanistan’s Economic Outlook from the View of IMF

Afghanistan’s Economic Outlook from the View of IMF

August 05, 2017 | Zia Danish

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has published a commentary, written by Christoph Duenwald who led the IMF mission to Afghanistan and Robert Tchaidze, claims that Afghanistan...

US Determination to Support State-Building in Afghanistan

 US Determination to Support  State-Building in Afghanistan

August 03, 2017 | Syed Asif Husseini

The US ushered in its role in Afghanistan through state-building since post-conflict countries are in need of reviving their eroded institutions. The US stepped in Afghanistan when...

IS Stokes Sectarian Violence

IS Stokes Sectarian Violence

August 03, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Stoking sectarian violence in Afghanistan is the main reason behind the attacks carried out by die-hard loyalists to the Islamic State (IS) group which is operating under the black...

Terrorism – A Serious Threat to Afghanistan and Pakistan

Terrorism – A Serious Threat to Afghanistan and Pakistan

August 02, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Terrorist networks are most likely to intensify their attacks both in Afghanistan and Pakistan despite strong operations being carried out against them. Although the IS group has lost ground...

The Consequence of Sharif’s fall on Afghan-Pak Relation

The Consequence of Sharif’s fall on Afghan-Pak Relation

August 01, 2017 | Mohammad Qasim Erfani

Pakistan’s Supreme Court (SC) disqualified Nawaz Sharif in July 28 and moment after the verdict he stepped down from the seat of prime minister. Subsequently, the ruling party has...

The Root of Natural Rights

The Root of Natural Rights

July 31, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Natural rights have been the issue of controversy from the time of Greek philosophers up to now. Initially, mankind was not considered equal in rights and freedoms, mainly from the...

Globalization of Terrorism and Strategies for combating it

Globalization of Terrorism and Strategies for combating it

July 27, 2017 | Syed Asif Hussaini

Despite the fact that Afghanistan has suffered heavily as a result of horror and terror, the threat posed by terrorists will not be restricted within a particular geography. The fact...

The Challenges Hampering Counterinsurgency

The Challenges Hampering Counterinsurgency

July 25, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Afghanistan is not only embroiled in instability, but there are many issues challenging the National Unity Government (NUG). The continual terrorist attacks and suicide bombings, despite...

No Words to Articulate my Anguish

No Words to Articulate my Anguish

July 25, 2017 | Sakhi Danish

Are you really able to fight back your tears while seeing hot drops of blood oozing from the wounds of a terrorist victim? What about the bodies riddled with Kalashnikov or throats sliced...

A Glance at Law of Assembly, Demonstrations and Strikes

A Glance at Law of Assembly, Demonstrations and Strikes

July 24, 2017 | Mohammad Eshaq Arifi

The draft law of assembly, demonstrations and strikes was rejected by law-making committee and the cabinet of National Unity Government (NUG) for several times and was referred to related...

Sprouting Seeds of Hope

Sprouting Seeds of Hope

July 23, 2017 | Sarwar Danish

Social and economic developments are a complicated and time-consuming process. Reaching development in its modern concept is in need of long time and certain conditions, in Afghanistan...

In Pursuit of Reviving Identity

In Pursuit of Reviving Identity

July 22, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Social-traditional structure and tribal customs have constantly marginalized women from social and political arenas. Women’s identity was veiled in mystery and their role was reduced...

Afghanistan’s Peace Prospect

Afghanistan’s Peace Prospect

July 20, 2017 | Liaqat Ali Amini

Peace has remained elusive in Afghanistan and all efforts made in this regard came to a stalemate. Several institutions were established with the hope of replacing war with...

Nonstop Bleeding Around the Globe

Nonstop Bleeding Around the Globe

July 20, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The carnage and bloodshed, which continue globally in a massive scale, inflict indescribable pain and sufferings upon nations. The flagrant violation of human rights and dignity is not...

Political Tension Soars between Afghan Officials

Political Tension Soars between Afghan Officials

July 19, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Political cleavage emerged between Afghan officials within the government apparatus has filled the air with a sense of anxiety for both state and nation. With the growing discontent...

Pakistan on the Verge of Political Syndrome

Pakistan on the Verge of Political Syndrome

July 18, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Pakistani government is embroiled in two major challenges, the issue of combating terrorism and the Panama Papers, which has put pressure on Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif...

Why am “I” Not Seen?

Why am “I” Not Seen?

July 18, 2017 | Monirah Yosufzada

I shoulder my way through a tunnel filled with light but the closer I get the dimmer the light becomes. Tunnel comes to end and I step on hard ground with fear. I stand up with trembling...

Taliban’s School of Thought

Taliban’s School of Thought

July 17, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The Taliban’s radical mindsets and cruel practices in Afghanistan reflected their ideology. The Taliban group ruled Afghanistan from September 1996 until December 2001...

Panama Papers Challenging Pakistani Prime Minister

Panama Papers Challenging Pakistani Prime Minister

July 16, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

The six-member Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that probed Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif family’s business dealings in its 10-volume report submitted to the Supreme Court...

Equality of Nations in Afghanistan

Equality of Nations in Afghanistan

July 16, 2017 | Abdul Hamid Arifi

The equality of tribes and ethnic groups is a highly significant issue and one of the fundamental principles in human rights discourse, which has been stressed in international...

The Fırst Annıversary of the Great Vıctory of our Democracy

The Fırst Annıversary of the Great Vıctory of our Democracy

July 15, 2017 | Binali Yıldırım

It has been a year since we thwarted the bloodiest terrorist attack in the history of the Republic of Turkey. Turkey has proven its resilience, ability to recover and strength in he course...

Hate Crime – A Great Cause for Concern

Hate Crime – A Great Cause for Concern

July 15, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

When women clad in Islamic veil boarded the passenger train in the Mainpuri district of India on Wednesday, they were chased and robbed. The male offenders jumped inside the train and...

20 years after the Asian Financial Crisis: What have we learned?

20 years after the Asian Financial Crisis: What have we learned?

July 13, 2017 | Takehiko Nakao

This month marks 20 years since the Asian Financial Crisis. It’s appropriate to consider at this juncture why the crisis happened, and what we have learned about how countries...

Afghanistan – From Stable Internal Policy to Foreign Policy

Afghanistan – From Stable Internal Policy to Foreign Policy

July 13, 2017 | Syed Asif Husaini

In a press conference regarding his recent trip in the Middle East, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said, “Today my focus is on this major issue that Afghanistan’s location should...

Observing Humanitarian Law in Afghanistan’s Internal Conflicts

Observing Humanitarian Law in Afghanistan’s Internal Conflicts

July 12, 2017 | Abdul Hamid Arifi

The social life of human beings has begun with conflict and was beset by destructive war and skirmish throughout the history. War was an indispensable fact for mankind. On the other hand...

Nostalgia for Cultural Values

Nostalgia for Cultural Values

July 11, 2017 | Hujjatullah Zia

Afghanistan has a rich culture and glorious history. To keep its cultural values intact, Afghan nation made a lot of sacrifices. A number of great scholars and poets grew up in the...