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May 1, 2012

'Fifty Years of Progress in Ten'

The Afghan Ambassador to Germany, Professor Dr. A. Rahman Ashraf, smiles warmly at the group of four young Afghan civil… more
April 29, 2012

Building Cultural Bridges in Afghanistan

Ralph Bunche, U.S. diplomat and the first African American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize (1950), once said: "If… more
April 12, 2012

'Teen Teach' Documentary Inspires Hope

Harnessing the energy and talents of youth, "Teen Teach" is a unique public diplomacy program run by our embassy in… more
March 26, 2012

Afghanistan: New Air Force Takes Wing

My recent trip to Afghanistan was a great chance to reconnect with many Afghan counterparts from the year I spent… more
January 18, 2012

Music Helps Revive Afghanistan's Cultural Heritage

Razor wire pierces the orange sky as we drive through Kabul's haze and rush hour traffic to the Afghan National… more
January 10, 2012

Outreach Program Expands Economic Empowerment for Afghan Women

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Esperanza Tilghman, Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer at the U.S. Embassy in… more
December 28, 2011

Afghanistan's Ghazi Stadium Enjoys Renaissance

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, serves as Assistant Information Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul,… more
December 12, 2011

U.S.-Funded Program Offers New Hope for Afghanistan's Landmine Survivors

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Assistant Program Manager for South and Cenrtal Asia Kate McFarland discusses… more
December 6, 2011

Youth Engaged in Bonn Conference

On December 5, 2011, the German government and several non-governmental organizations (NGOs) collaborated to host a youth conference on Afghanistan… more
December 5, 2011

Ambassador Grossman Previews International Afghanistan Conference

Update: Secretary Clinton Travels to Germany, Lithuania, Switzerland, Belgium, and the Netherlands | U.S. Mission to Germany -- Afghanistan Conference… more


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