|Died||July 29, 2014|
|Cause of death||Suicide bombing|
|Occupation||Businessman, political advisor|
|Children||Safiullah Karzai (son) 3 daughters|
|Relatives||Hamid Karzai (cousin)|
Hashmat Karzai was an Afghan-American businessman and political advisor.
He was a powerbroker in the Kandahar Province and was seen as a tribal leader of the Popalzai, a Pashtun tribe. He was a supporter of presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani. Some sources go as far as to call him his "campaign manager." Additionally, he held an American passport.
- Hashmat Baktash, Bomber who killed Afghan president's cousin hid explosives under cap, The Los Angeles Times,
- Afghanistan bomber kills president's cousin Hashmat Karzai, BBC,
- Margherita Stancati, Powerful Cousin of Afghan President Karzai Killed in Kandahar, The Wall Street Journal, July 29, 2014
- Kandahar suicide attack kills cousin of Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai, The Guardian, July 29, 2014