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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Fri, Sep 06 2019 11:18 AM
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Cooperation Meeting Held at AGO Between Judicial Entities, MOFA, and MOI

This meeting was held on 5th September 2019 on Attorney General’s Office (AGO) about the extradition of offenders on abroad . . .

Wed, Sep 04 2019 12:18 PM
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A Number of Big and Small Projects Implemented at AGO During Last Half-year

This ceremony was attended by Deputy of the AGO in Financial and Administrative Affairs, General Director of Finance and Admin, Director of Services and a number of AGO staff . . .

Tue, Sep 03 2019 8:12 PM
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Ex-Chairmen of IEC & ECC and Eight Commissioners Jailed for Five Years

Ex-Chairmen of IEC and ECC along with eight commissioners of electoral commissions were trialed in a public hearing on 3rd of September 2019 at the Anti-Corruption and Justice Center. . .

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Sun, Sep 15 2019 2:53 PM

Badghis Prosecution Office Investigated 126 Cases during Last 9 Months

Badghis Prosecution Office has registered and investigated 126 criminal cases during last three quarters of the fiscal year 1398 . . .

Sun, Sep 08 2019 3:44 PM

AGO Sent the Case of Bribery to Court after Completing its Investigation

Jowzjan Prosecution Office completed its investigation about the bribery case of the Financial and Admin Manager of Jowzjan Provincial Council on 2nd September 2019 and sent it to the. . .

Sat, Aug 31 2019 2:04 PM

AGO Investigated 1439 Cases in the First Half Year of 1398 in Herat

Herat Prosecution Office has investigated 1439 cases during the first and second quarters of the solar year 1398.

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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

Activities of the Attorney General's Office

Message from the Attorney General of the State on Combating Corruption

Attorney General in Justice, Good Governance and Continuing Development Conference