AISS News



Review and Launch of the Reseach "An Inquiry into Taliban Theology" in Mashhad

  Wednesday, May 29, 2024

The unveiling event for the research "An Inquiry into Taliban Theology: Deobandism with a Pashtunwali Flavor" was held at the Jomhor News Agency office in Mashhad. The event was attended by esteemed cultural figures, university professors, and Afghan students residing in Mashhad. The gathering sparked lively discussions, especially when Gholamuddin Kalantari and Seyed Hossein Homayoun Mesbah, two renowned university professors,...


X Space: "Raisi's Death and the Competition for Iran's Future Leadership."

  Sunday, May 26, 2024

On May 26, 2024, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies hosted an Xspace with prominent experts from Iran and Afghanistan. In this virtual roundtable - titled "Raisi's death and the competition for Iran's future leadership." - Ms. Mahdieh Golroo, a political analyst and femi...

Dr. Moradian's Speech at the Annual Meeting of the "Jinjiang Oriental Forum"

  Friday, May 17, 2024

Chengdu, China - May 16, 2024—Dr. Davood Moradian, Director General of the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies, participated in and delivered a speech at the annual meeting of the Jinjiang Oriental Forum - 2024 on Thursday.

In his speech titled "Taliban: Birth of Kandahar...

SpaceX: "Tolo TV: From Democratic Platform to Taliban’s Mouthpiece"

  Sunday, May 12, 2024

On May 13, 2024, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies hosted a discussion on X-Space titled "Tolo TV: From Democratic Platform to Taliban’s Mouthpiece" which explored the issue of media freedom under the Taliban regime.

According to media organizations and journali...

Launch of the Special Issue in Tehran "The Glory of Herat"

  Thursday, May 09, 2024

The Iranology Encyclopedia Institute, in collaboration with Nimrooz Magazine, organized the ceremony to unveil the "The Glory of Herat" special issue, which was held in Tehran on Wednesday, May 8, 2024.

'The Glory of Herat' special issue, a significant tribute to the h...

Virtual Roundtable: Dimensions of psychological warfare tactics of the Taliban and ISIS terrorist groups

  Sunday, April 07, 2024

The Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies collaborated with Leipzig University in Germany to host a virtual roundtable discussion on March 7, 2024. The topic of discussion was the Dimensions of Psychological Warfare by Terrorist Groups Taliban and ISIS. The Institute launched this program throug...