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.

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Biography of the 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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Thu, Jul 18 2019 9:17 PM
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AGO is going to form “General Directorate of Combatting Violence against Women at Offices”

On the final day of the “National Coordination Conference among EVAW Entities” the Attorney General of The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan said that Presidential Palace has approved the. . .

Mon, Jul 15 2019 6:59 PM
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3 Members of Paktika PC has been Sentenced for Deception and Using Illegal Documents

Public hearing of three of the members of the Provincial Council (PC) of Paktika held at Anti- Corruption and Justice Center (ACJC) for deception, illegal use of documents and illegal. . .

Mon, Jul 15 2019 10:45 AM
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Afghan Attorney General Signed MoU with his Uzbek Counterpart

This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Mohammad Farid Hamidi, the Attorney General of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Atabek Moradov, Attorney General of. . .

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Mon, Jul 15 2019 5:58 PM

AGO Completed the Case of an 8 years old girl injured by his Dad

Appellate Prosecution Office of Ghor province received a case of injuring an eight years old daughter by her father with hatchet . . .

Sun, Jun 30 2019 12:03 PM

Release of 11 Prisoners from Khost Jail

These prisoners have been released on 27th of July 2019 based on the Presidential Decree, while the imprisonment period of 22 others was decreased . . .

Sun, Jun 30 2019 10:33 AM

AGO Completed its Investigation for a Murder Case at Samangan

Three of the suspects for the killing of Mohammad Sadiq son of Khalbay on 3rd of May 2019 at Joy Zindan Village of Samangan provincial center has been arrested by the security forces .. . .

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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 from the Attorney General of the State on Combating Corruption

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