Attorney General's Office

The Attorney General’s Office of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, on the basis of Article 134 of the Constitution of the country, is part of the executive power and is acting in an independent manner and subject to the Provisions of Law. Investigation of crimes and litigation against the defendant in the court forms the core duties of the AGO. The leadership of the Attorney General’s Office of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan assures that, in accordance with the pervasive laws of the country, it protects the rights and freedoms of Afghan citizens, and respects and defends Islamic values, rights and freedoms, human dignity and human rights, which are one of the priorities of the Attorney General's Office. In order to defend the rights of Afghan citizens, this institution investigates and examines all cases with absolute decency, independence and impartiality, and observes justice and fairness, and by relying on documents, testimonies, and evidence will make decision.

Message from Attorney General

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Attorney General’s Office (AGO) of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan operates based on article 134 of “Afghanistan constitution” and article 4 of “Law on AGO Mandate and Structure”. AGO strongly considers the enforced laws while performing its duties (Crime Investigation, prosecuting the criminal cases, file the indictment/lawsuit against the accused in courts, and enforce the court orders/presidential decrees). Read more...

M. Farid Hamidi
Mohammad Farid Hameedy

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Tue, Nov 05 2019 8:29 AM
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AGO Examined 60 Cases of Violent against Journalists in Recent Years

The Attorney General Office (AGO) of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan based on its commitment to supporting freedom of speech and journalists has examined 60 cases of violence. . .

Thu, Oct 31 2019 5:15 PM
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A Memorandum of Understanding was Singed between the AGO and Da Afghanistan Bank

The Purpose of this Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is to exchange information between the Attorney General’s Office (AGO) of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Da Afghanistan. . .

Sat, Oct 26 2019 9:11 AM
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A Tripartite MoU worth of USD 4.26 million signed between AGO, the Danish Embassy, and UNDP

Attorney General’s Office (AGO) has signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a new project of anti-corruption named “Anti-Corruption, Transparency, Integrity & Openness. . .

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Tue, Oct 29 2019 2:08 PM

 26 Prisoners Released From Khost Jail

26 Prisoners Released From Khost JailThese prisoners were released based on the pardon and remission decree of the Presidential Palace of Afghanistan for honoring the centenary of the. . .

Sun, Oct 27 2019 10:03 AM

Kunduz Prosecution Office Investigated 116 Criminal Cases during Last Five Months

The Attorney General’s Office (AGO) of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan with the observance of the enacted laws and by preserving its impartiality, independence, and respect to human. . .

Sun, Oct 13 2019 3:10 PM

AGO Convicted Two Staff of Herat Brishna for Embezzlement, Falsification, and Bribery

Two Staff of Herat Brishna along with a commissioner convicted on the charges for Embezzlement, falsification and bribery . . .

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Wed, May 15 2019 9:53 AM
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Attorney General Annual Brief to People of Afghanistan

Attorney General’s Office of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan presented its annual performance report of the solar year 1397 at GMIC on 4/22/2019 . . .

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Message of Mohammad Farid Hamidi, Attorney General of Afghanistan on the occasion of the Independence Centenary

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