The Permanent Mission

The Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the United Nations and other International Organizations was first established in 1984, providing an important link between Afghanistan and the European headquarters of the United Nations and other International Organizations.

List of Heads of Mission in Geneva and of the Embassy in Switzerland and their respective official capacities:

  1. H.E. Dr. M. Akbar Kherad (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
  2. H.E. Mohammad Nabi Amani (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
  3. H.E. Dr. Sher Ahmad Nasri Haqshinas (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
  4. Mr. Humayun Tandar, Counselor (Chargé d'affaires)
  5. H.E. Dr Shamsuzzakir Kazemi (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
  6. H.E. Dr. Assad Omar (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
  7. H.E. Dr. Nanguyalai Tarzi (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
    Concurrent accreditation as Resident Ambassador to Bern.
  8. Mr. Obaid Khan Noori, First Secretary (Chargé d'affaires)
    Concurrent accreditation as Chargé d'affaires to Bern.
  9. H.E. Mr. Zalmai Aziz (Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative)
    Concurrent accreditation as Resident Ambassador to Bern.
  10. Mr. M. Sharif Ghalib, Deputy Permanent Representative (Chargé d'affaires)
    Concurrent accreditation as Deputy Head of Mission (Chargé d'affaires) to Bern.