Afghan Biographies

Jawzjani, Mohammad Faqir Gen

Name Jawzjani, Mohammad Faqir Gen
Ethnic backgr. Uzbek
Date of birth
Function/Grade Provincial Police Commander Takhar
History and Biodata

1. Former Provincial Police Commanders Takhar:
Mohammad Akram,
Colonel Mohammad Zaman, Mamozai,
Mohammad Akram Begzad (20050428)
Brig. Gen. Mujtaba Patang (200607),
Brig. Gen. Ziauddin Mahmoodi Zia-ud-Din Zia Mahmudi (20090113 - 20100408),
Lt Gen Shah Jahan Jehan Noori (20101009 - 20110528 killed )
Brig. Gen. Khair Mohammad Timur Timor Taimur Temor (20110824, 20130629)
Major General Abdul Hanan Qataghani (20130913, 20140216)
BrigGen Noor Mohammad Hakimi (20150828, 20151001, 20160517)
Maj. Gen. Faqir Mohammad Jawzjani (20170415)

Deputy Police Chief Takhar:
General Ghulam Hazrat,
Brigadier General Abdul Jamil,
Mahmood Al Hasan, Mahmood-ul-Hassan (20111226)
Atiq Haideri (20151028)

Haji Agha Dawood, deputy provincial police chief of  Takhar province escaped unhurt from a roadside bomb explosion that left at least two people dead. The incident took place in Khwajah Ghar district.(20160925)


2. Previous Functions Gen Faqir Mohammad Jowzjani:
Deputy Governor of Jowzjan Province (2008)
Provincial Policecommander Jawzjan (20140813, 20150308)
Provincial Polic Commander Takhar (20170415)

3. Biodata:
Gen Faqir Mohammad Jowzjani, Faqir Mohammad Jauzjani, Mohammad Faqir Jawzjani was a deputy governor of Jowzjan and a former lieutenant of Dostum.(20090127)
Faqir Mohammed Jowzjani claims an Arab identity but primary language is Uzbek. He joined the Junbesh internal opposition to Dostum after his appointment as Deputy Governor of Jowzjan Province in 2008.


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