Jalal, Faizullah Prof.
|Name||Jalal, Faizullah Prof.|
|Date of birth||1963|
|Function/Grade||Lecturer and political Analyst|
|History and Biodata||
2. Previous Function:
Ustad Prof. Faizullah Jalal was born 1963 in Afghanistan. He is a law professor and political science at Kabul University and a critic of the Afghanistan National Unity Government. His wife, Massouda Jalal was the first women presidential candidate and the former minister for women affairs. He was her campaign manager in 2004 when she stood as candidate in the Presidential elections.
The professor of law and political science at Kabul University Faizullah Jalal was not only an outspoken critic of the previous government but also of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan who would participate in TV talks shows and round tables.
Faizullah Jalal, said there was a whole swathe of Afghan strongmen who acted with impunity.· “The laws have always been broken by powerful individuals,” he said. “This has not only undermined national unity, it has fed a ‘mafia dragon’ which has swallowed up both the people and the government.”· In Kabul, people said they were fed up with lawlessness in its different forms.(20120120)
In the meantime, he is said to be arrested after his Friday’s Twitter post (20220107) over Durand Line. “Durand Line has always been signed by Pashtoon heads of states and this is an official border between Afghanistan and Pakistan.” Reads the Twitter post. Likewise previous Afghan government, IEA has also said that Durand is only a line not an official border between the two countries and the decision over the crossing point is beyond the authority of government as only people can decide over the issue.
Ph.D. Scholar Fellow
MA in Women Studies
MBA Fulbright, AUAF & ICCR alum
2014 UNDP N-Peace Awardee