Ministry of Justice (Afghanistan)

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Ministry of Justice
Agency overview
Jurisdiction Government of Afghanistan
Headquarters Pashtunistan Watt Kabul, Afghanistan
Minister responsible
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Current and past governments of Afghanistan have included a Minister of Justice in the Afghan cabinet.[1]

Afghanistan's Minister of Justice
name term appointed by notes
Noorudin Turabi 1999? Mullah Omar
Abbas Karimi December 2001 - December 2004 Hamid Karzai
Sarwar Danish December 2004 - January 2010 Hamid Karzai
  • Former Governor of Daykundi
  • When Danish was renominated in January 2010 he didn't receive a vote of confidence from the Afghan Parliament
Habibullah Ghaleb January 2010 – present Hamid Karzai
  • Previously Chairman of the Legal Consultative Board to the President of Afghanistan

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  1. ^ a b c Thomas H. Johnson (February 2006). "The Prospects for Post-Conflict Afghanistan: A Call of the Sirens to the Country’s Troubled Past". V (2). Strategic Insights. Archived from the original on 2009-03-01. Retrieved 2009-06-29. 
  2. ^ OARDEC (2005-12-16). "Summary of Administrative Review Board Proceedings of ISN 1043" (PDF). United States Department of Defense. pp. pages 64–82. Retrieved 2008-04-02.