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Amrullah Saleh
امرالله صالح
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Amrullah Saleh speaking at an international conference in Berlin 2014
5th First Vice President of Afghanistan
Assumed office
19 February 2020
President Ashraf Ghani
Preceded by Abdul Rashid Dostum
Minister of Interior Affairs
In office
23 December 2018 – 19 January 2019
President Ashraf Ghani
Preceded by Wais Barmak
Succeeded by Masoud Andarabi
Director of National Directorate of Security
In office
February 2004 – June 2010
Personal details
Born 15 October 1972 (1972-10-15) (age 48)
Panjshir Province, Afghanistan
Profession Politician
Fmr Intelligence Chief
Awards Cleary University (honorary Doctorate Degree in Political Science)

Amrullah Saleh (Dari/Pashto: امرالله صالح; born 15 October 1972) is an Afghan politician who is serving as the 1st Vice President of Afghanistan. He served as the Minister of Interior Affairs of Afghanistan until January 19, 2019, and as head of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) from 2004 until his resignation in 2010.

Prior to heading the Afghan intelligence, he was a member of Ahmad Shah Massoud's Northern Alliance. In 1997, Saleh was appointed by Massoud to serve as Northern Alliance's liaison office inside the Afghan Embassy in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, handling contacts to international non-governmental (humanitarian) organizations and intelligence agencies. After resigning from the NDS in 2010, Saleh created a pro-democracy and anti-Taliban movement called Basej-e Milli (National Mobilization) and Green Trend.

In March 2017, he was appointed as State Minister for Security Reforms by President Ashraf Ghani. In December 2018, he was appointed as the Interior Minister by Ghani. He resigned as the Interior Minister on January 19, 2019 to join Ashraf Ghani's election team.

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