Afghan Biographies

Ahmadi, Farid LtGen

Name Ahmadi, Farid LtGen
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Ex Commander
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
Commander of First Commando Batallion of 201st Corps (200161129)
Commander 2nd Special Operations brigade (20131002)
Head of Planning and Operations, Ministry of Defence Afghanistan (20181125)
Head of the Joint Special Operations Centre (20180403, 20190309)
Commander Special Operations Corps  ANASOC (20190525, 20210108)

3. Biodata:
Lt Gen Fareed Ahmadi joint the Afghan Army in April 1991. He has obtained Master’s degrees in Military Sciences from the Parachute Commando University of Russia from London’s Royal College and International Relations and has completed his Strategic Defense Studies at the Royal College of Defense Studies. He also went to United States Command and General Staff College (2003-2004) and  Kings College, London, U.K..

He speaks Pashto, Russian and English.

Last Modified 2021-01-08
Established 2019-05-25