Defense and Security Directorate

Defense and Security Directorate is one of the key departments of the Deputy Directorate of government’s Affairs coherence of  General directorate of Administrative office of the president (AOP), to address the defense and security sectors such as the National Defense ministries, Interior affairs, National Security Directorate General, Office of National Security Council, President Protective Services (PPS). The Directorate for Protection and Security of the state's high ranking officials and military organizations, and correspondence, and complaints of military and factual persons in the framework of the enforced laws, provide the necessary facilities for the realization of the instructions of the honorable competent authorities.

  • This directorate, as the military Office of the administrative office of the President (AOP), is a communication bridge between defense and security organizations and the H.E the President’s office of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and in general is the regulator of and lawful of competence of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the head of the armed forces and the National Security Council are involved in defense and security sectors and are tasked with achieving the above goals within its framework of laws, regulations, decrees, decrees, cabinet approvals and instructions of the presidency.

  • Analyzing all the proposals of sectorial ministries and directorates; national defense , Interior, Directorate General of National Security President Protective Services (PPS), The Directorate for Protection and Security of the state's leading high ranking officials government and military organizations, National Security Council and other civilian organizations with military structures (Cadres affairs , organizational, procurement and military law) In light of the enforced laws, guidelines and guidance of the H.E the President;

  • Sharing the documents and proposals of the defense and security sector with other ministries and governmental departments in order to obtain their legal and professional opinions in order to complete the required documents for decision and approval of H.E the President.

  • According to the H.E the President’s decree No. (1944) dated on  18/09/2016, advancing the duties of the supreme secretariat for  Supervision of the director and military officers of defense and security sector and civilian civil organizations’ promotion and requirements

  • Drafting commandments and decrees of the H.E the President related to the defense and security sector;

  • Addressing the petitions and complaints of military officers related to the restitution of their legal rights in the defense and security sector;

  • Addressing the petitions and complaints of the people related to disputes between the people and the defense and security sector;

  • Arranging the travel of the delegations appointed from the Office of the H.E the President, ensucing security and distributing cash assistance to military veterans and investigation of military incidents in the center and provinces of the country;

  • Supervising the implementation of H.E the President’s commandments for the reform in the defense and security sector;

  • Following the implementation of decisions of the National Security Council, Head of the supreme headquarters of Armed forces and Cabinet approvals in the defense and security sector;

  • participating in the development plan, evaluation, and review of the laws, policies, and regulations of the defense and security sector;

  • Coordination between defense and security organizations for the implementation of commandments, decrees and guidance of H.E the President;

  • Cooperation with security organs to celebrate historical days, conferences, festivals and national and religious ceremonies.