Sultan Ali Keshtmand

Sultan Ali Keshtmand, sometimes transliterated Kishtmand, born May 22, 1935 in Kabul, was an Afghan politician. He served twice as Chairman of the Council of Ministers during the 1980s, from 1981 to 1988 and from 1989 to 1990 in the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan.

Read more about Sultan Ali Keshtmand:  Early Years, Role in Politics, Rise and Fall of Power

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