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    governor for Maidan Wardak Abdul Rab Rasool Sayaf a former Jihadi leader and currently leader of Islamic Unity Party has four governors including governor of Ghazni Mohammad Mussa Akbar Zada governor of Nooristan Jamaluddin Badar governor of Zabul Mohammad Ashraf Naseri and former governor of Kunduz Eng Mohammad Omar General Abdul Rashid Dostum currently leader of National Movement Party has three governors including the governor for Jowzjan province Mohammad Halim Sayee the governor for Samangan province Khairullah Anosh and the governor for Ghor province Sayed Iqbal Munib Most of the government seats are controlled by members of the party of Burhanuddin Rabbani Presently Rabbani has four governors with two of them appointed with his direct support Governor of Takhar province Abdul Jabar Taqwa the governor of Badakhshan Shah Wali Adib the governor of Balkh province Ata Mohammad Noor and governor of Nimrouz Abdul Karim Barahawi Afghan Millat Party is one of the factions with maximum influence in Afghanistan government which is under the leadership of commerce minister Anwarul Haq Ahadi it said The party has three governors including governor of Kunar province Sayed Fazlullah Wahidi the governor of Laghman province Mohammad Iqbal Azizi and governor of Farah province Rohul Amin A bdul Jabar Naemi governor of Khost province Atiqullah Ludin governor of Logar province and Gul Agha Sherzai the governor of Nangarhar province are all assigned by Pir Sayed Ahmad Gilani Vice President Mohammad Qasim Fahim has facilitated the appointment of the governor of Panjshir Keramuddin Keram and governor of Parwan Province Abdul Basir Salangi The governors for Daikundi Qurban Ali Urozgani and Faryab provinces Ahmad Faisal Begzad have connections to Hajji Mohammad Mohaqiq leader of Unity Party The governor of Kabul Zabiullah Mujadidi the son of Sebghatullah Mujadidi and the governor of Sar e pul Sayed Ali Rahmati have

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    1957 She received a medical degree in 1982 from the Kabul University a career chosen based on her desire to make a positive difference in her country Yet her work to effect positive change in Afghanistan was performed for many years from Pakistan where she fled after her husband was arrested during the Russian invasion of Afghanistan He was one of more than 500 educated people rounded up one night in 1979 never to be heard from again During her 17 years in Pakistan she became a leader for educating Afghan women and girls Sima founded The Shuhada Organization which now operates 55 schools for girls and boys in Afghanistan and 3 schools for Afghan refugees in Quetta Pakistan Dr Samar is currently the Chairwoman of the Independent Afghanistan Human Rights Commission In this position she oversees the conduct of human rights education programs across Afghanistan the implementation of a nationwide women s rights education program and monitoring and investigation of human rights abuses across the country From December 22 2001 until June 22 2002 Dr Sima Samar served as the Deputy Chair and Minister of Women s Affairs for the Interim Administration of Afghanistan She has been recognized for her leadership and courage by dozens of human and women s rights organizations globally and continues her work in Afghanistan She has also served as the United Nations special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Sudan from August 2005 till June 2009 Numerous international human rights and women s rights organizations have recognized Dr Samar for her leadership In August 10th 2005 she was appointed as the United Nation s Special Reporter on Situation of Human Rights for Sudan by the commission of human rights of the United Nations Dr Radha Kumar Professor Radha Kumar Director General of the Delhi Policy Group is a specialist in ethnic conflicts peacemaking and peace building Formerly Senior Fellow in Peace and Conflict Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York 1999 2003 Dr Kumar has also been Executive Director of the Helsinki Citizen s Assembly in Prague 1992 4 and an Associate Fellow at the Institute for War and Peace Studies at Columbia University 1996 8 She is currently on the Board of the UN Institute for Training and Research UNITAR and the Foundation for Communal Harmony India Ministry of Home Affairs a member of the Council on Security and Cooperation in the Asia Pacific CSCAP India and an Associate Fellow of the Asia Society in New York She has just been named one of the three Kashmir Interlocutors by the Government of India Dr Kumar holds a PhD from Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi and an MA and BA from Cambridge University UK Ambassador Hikmet Cetin Ambassador Hikmet Çetin is a Turkish politician former Foreign Minister and leader of the Republican People s Party CHP for a short period in 1995 He was elected as the Speaker of the Turkish Grand National Assembly in October 1997 Between 1991

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    Afghan Investment Company on March 16 th 2010 These shares are on sale Board of Directors Afghan Investment Company AIC Name Designation Islamuddin Ahmadzai 20150207 Chief Executive of Afghan Investment Company AIC Mirwais Siddiqi Head of AIC 20110814 1 SHERKHAN FARNOOD Chairman 2 MAHMOOD KARZAI CEO sold his shares of ACI to Mirwais Aziz 3 ABDUL HASEEN FAHIM Vice Chairmen 4 ABDUL GHAFAR DAWI Chief Secretary 5 EHSANULLAH BAYAT Member 6 Mrs FARIDA FARNOOD Member 7 HAJI M TAHIR ZAHIR Member 8 HAJI AZIZULLAH Member 9 QUSHQAR MURAD Member 10 H SHERIN KHAN Member 11 GULBAHAR HABIBI Member 12 ABDULLAH HAMEEDI Member 13 MOHD NAEEM GULBAHARI Member Executive Board Name Designation 1 MAHMOOD KARZAI CEO 2 ABDUL HASEEN FAHIM Vice Chairmen 3 ABDUL GHAFAR DAWI Chief Secretary Background On April 20 2005 an idea was born in a meeting that took place in the Afghanistan International Chamber of Commerce The idea was to build a consortium for the purpose of bringing investment and build industries in Afghanistan in order to create jobs and help the economic growth of the country Afghanistan Afghan Investment Company AIC was created and 4500 shares of the AIC were sold in the first meeting of the shareholders As its first endeavor the shareholders decided to build the first modern cement plant in the city of Pol e Khomri the province of Baghlan located 250 Kilometers north of Kabul 34 shareholders paid 10 000 per share in order to finance rehabilitation of the coal mines to complete and finish Ghori II Cement Plant and a new modern cement plant with the capacity of 4000 TPD The main objective of this consortium is to make contribution toward the development of infrastructure projects in order to resurrect the Afghan economy after 30 years of turmoil Afghan Investment Company is formed by a group of highly successful and established Afghans with a solid base in Afghanistan and in depth knowledge of the local conditions Sherkhan Farnood is the chairman of AIC he is also the Chairman and CEO of Kabul Bank a leading financial institution in the country He is assisted by a glittery of board members including Abdul Hussain Fahim Vice Chairman Mahmood Karzai CEO and Abdul Ghafar Dawi as Secretary AIC is registered as a Holding Company with two subsidiaries AFGHAN CEMENT LLC and AFGHAN COAL LLC AFGHAN CEMENT LLC Afghan Cement LLC a subsidiary of Afghan Investment Company is the largest cement manufacturing unit in Afghanistan with a production capacity of 400 MT clinker per day It has a countrywide distribution network and its products are preferred on projects of national repute both locally and internationally due to the unparallel and consistent quality Afghan Cement Company acquired Ghori Cement Factory in Pol e Khomri under the privatization initiative of the Government in April 2007 Starting from the privatization the focus of the management has been on increasing capacity as well as utilization level of the plant Ghori plant enjoys above standard specifications with regards to its

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    Indonesia are backing the project through a deal facilitated by JPMorgan Chase Co Naderi said adding it was not yet known what the mine s gold reserves were but the firm intends to spend the next two years exploring the site 20121004 Integrity Watch Afghanistan survey findings of the Qara Zaghan Gold Mine show that The Afghan Krystal Natural Resources Company AKNRC breached their contract by extracting gold for profit while possessing only an exploration licence Illegal Extraction was taking place at the time of the survey According to the contract exploration activities should have ceased in July 2013 The survey found the Company to be in cooperation with two men who conceal the illegally extracted gold and dispatch the raw material to another area for processing before being sold Employees at the mine are unaware of the quantity of gold extracted or where it is being taken to 20140727 Background The Qara Zaghan Gold Mine is located in the Dushi district of Baghlan province in Afghanistan Qara Zaghan Gold Mineral District QZGMD consists of four clusters of gold deposits scattered in 8 villages within the same district Small scale gold extraction has been carried out in Qara Zaghan for

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    ANP The local police will be vetted by local village elders and be representative of the local population More Background ALP being set up by US Special Forces the MoI and the NDS as well as freelance groups who call themselves ALP and then post facto seek official approval Even if the ALP are good at fighting Taleban there are already accusations of looting forced taxation of ushr and worsened security since the groups were set up The fact that groups are prepared to set themselves up before getting salaries demonstrates now nicely ALP is being adapted by pre existing armed groups to get legal cover The programs came about due to frustration with the slow progress of the Afghan Security Forces at the national level Afghan National Army ANA and Afghan National Police ANP logistical problems within the Ministry of Defense corruption of national provincial and district leaders bureaucratic infighting and the changing strategy of counterinsurgency over the past few years These programs hope to leverage the concept of arbakai which is a tribal based community policing system that is found in areas of Afghanistan These programs include the Afghanistan National Auxiliary Police ANAP Community Outreach Afghan Public Protection Program AP3 Afghan Public Protection Force APPF Community Defense Initiative CDI Local Defense Initiative LDI Village Stability Platform Village Stability Operations VSO Afghan Local Police ALP Initiative and others Some programs are no longer in effect I e Community Defense Initiative or CDI due to politics within the United States military and diplomatic community opposition of some entities of the Afghan government lack of funding divergent views on the use of militias or because the programs simply did not work well While some of these programs have been described as bottom up such as the Afghan Local Police ALP the

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    it was officially declared on March 27 of that year Ghulam Mohammad Farhad an Afghan intellectual served as the first President of the party Afghan Mellat looks after the interests of the Pashtun ethnic group and has its support only from them The party favors the ideas of Pashtunization of Afghanistan and a Greater Afghanistan i e it claims the Pashtun speaking parts of Pakistan for Afghanistan It has been called ethno fascist by its critics Shamsul Huda Sham s was elected president of the party in early 1987 following the death of its founder Ghulam Mohammad Farhad It alleged that some members of the party under a conspiracy refused to accept the electoral results and triggered a split in the party As a consequence the Afghan Mellat split into three factions led by 1 Shamsul Huda Shams 2 Qudratullah Haddad and 3 Mohammad Amin Wakman Afghanistan s former finance minister Since 1995 Anwarul Haq Ahady is the leader of the Wakman faction of the party Under his leadership the party toned down its Pashtun nationalist profile and sought support amongst non Pashtuns The Wakman branch of the party is recognized by the Afghan government as the Afghan Mellat Party

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    Name Afghan Minerals Group Ethnic backgr Date of birth Function Grade Background Shaida Copper deposit History and Biodata Afghan Minerals Group AMG was granted a license to explore the Shaida copper deposit in the province of Herat in western Afghanistan

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    the support of a number of international donors the ANCA will assist the Afghanistan Customs Department to develop into a modern customs service Through the ANCA 150 to 200 recruits will be trained over the course of 12 months on customs practices At the same time four Afghan trainers will participate in a train the trainer program so that Afghans can train Afghans to ensure that the ANCA will remain

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