The Government category includes the regional government - presently the Interim Administration led by Hamid Karzai -, websites of embassies and information on Afghan law. It also contains information on the Loya Jirga - the traditional Afghan Grand Council - taking place June 10-16 to elect a Head of State for Afghanistan's Transitional Administration and to propose its structure and key personnel. General information on Afghan politics is linked in Regional/Asia/Afghanistan/Society_and_Culture/Politics. Information on international efforts to rebuild and strengthen the Afghan government can be found in Society/Issues/Warfare_and_Conflict/Specific_Conflicts/Afghanistan_Civil_War/Peace_Process.
Listed in Embassies and Consulates categories are entities such as Embassies, Consulates, High Commissions, Permanent Representatives and de facto equivalents. Information on their formatting, and on the arrangement of related categories, can be found in the FAQ of Society: Government: Embassies and Consulates.
Special reports and other regularly updated news sources on the situation in Afghanistan, covering military actions, political conflicts, peacekeeping efforts and reconstruction, should be submitted to News/Current_Events/Global_Politics_and_War/Current_Conflicts/Afghanistan.There is currently no description created for this category.
Please submit only sites dealing with Afghan society and culture in this category. General information on Afghanistan should be listed in Regional: Asia: Afghanistan. If your site deals with specific topics, please try to find the appropriate subcategory.This category includes sites that reflect the make up of the countries community: its people, their history and their way of life.