Afghan Biographies

Jaihoon, Amanullah Dr.

Name Jaihoon, Amanullah Dr.
Ethnic backgr. Tajik
Date of birth 1963
Function/Grade Ex Ambassador to Turkey Ankara
History and Biodata

1. Former Ambassadors to Turkey Ankara:
Masood Khalili (20091122)
Salahuddin Rabani Salahudin Rabbani (20101216-20120400)
Dr. Amanullah Jaihoon (20120721)
Abdul Rahim Sayed, (sacked 20180908)

Other Afghan Diplomats:

Mr. Homauyn KAMGAR/5 May 2009
Mrs. Najiba KAMGAR


Mr. Mohammad Saleem SAYEB/27 October 2008
Mrs. Harira SAYEB


Mrs. Najiba ANDESHMAND/12 December 2008
First Secretary (Consular)
Mrs. Toorialai IKHLAS


Mr. Shafiqullah ERKIN/14 May 2009
Second Secretary
Mrs. Serap ERKIN


Mr. Seyid Pisar Ali KAYANI/22 June 2010
Second Secretary
Mrs. Shamira KAYANI


Mr. Abdul Muqaddas ASI/28 May 2009
Third Secretary
Mrs. Spozhmai ASI


Ms. Manizha RAZBAN/22 June 2010
Third Secretary


Mr. Zia-ul-lah ZIA-IE/28 November 2002
Assistant Attaché
Mrs. Yalda ZIA-IE

2. Previous Functions:
Ambassador to Turkey Ankara (20120721-)
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs (20120115)
Ambassador to Australia Canberra (2008-2011)
Head First Political Division (Asia Pacific) of Afghanistan ’s Foreign Ministry from (2005-2007),
Ambassador in Malaysia (2002-2005),
Minister-Counselor and Head of Mission, Embassy of Afghanistan in Berlin (1999-2002),
Vice Consul General at the Consulate General of Afghanistan in Berlin (1997 to 1999),
First Secretary and Charge D’Affairs to Vienna, Austria (1996),
First Secretary to the Afghan mission in Ankara, Turkey (1993 to 1995),

3. Biodata Amanullah Jaihoon:
jaihoon_amanullahDr Amanullah Jayhoon is a Tajik was born in 1963 in Takhar province of Afghanistan. Following his primary and secondary education in Afghanistan, he was admitted to the International Islamic University of Islamabad - Pakistan in 1984. He completed his B.A with majors in comparative religion and Arabic studies in 1987. Dr Jayhoon went on to pursue post-graduate studies in Political Science and International Relations at the University of Technology in Peshawar - Pakistan from 1988-1989. In the pursuit of further academic enquiry Dr Jayhoon received a scholarship from the University of Nebraska in 1990 where he earned his MA (Ed) in Education Administration in 1991. He received his Phd in Political Science from the International Islamic University of Malaysia in 2009.

Ambassador Jayhoon is married and has four children.

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Established 2012-10-27