Biography Jean-Marie DAILLET

Biography: Mr. Jean-Marie DAILLET is a French political personality, born November 29, 1929 in Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine).

French parliamentarian Deputy from 1973 to 1993 of the Government of the Fifth Republic, political group UDF then UDC, first constituency of the Channel.

Elected successively from the Democratic Center, the UDF (Center for Social Democrats) and the Union Center Group. He was then appointed Ambassador of France to Bulgaria.

Mr. DAILLET is an active member and Honorary President of the French Association of Friends of Afghans and Afghanistan since September 1979.

His help :

  • Visit to ROME to support His Majesty the King of Afghanistan.
  • Visit to Islamabad, an interview with the seven Afghan resistance parties and General Zia Ul-Haq, visit to Barcelona for the Afghan cause.
  • Presentation of an Afghan Resistance to the European Parliament (the masked man) to the 1981 MEPs.
  • Several interventions with foreign ministers in France, Germany, U.S.A., Italy in favor of Afghan resistance, sending several tons of medicines for refugees to Pakistan. Conferences in French cities to raise awareness and mobilize against the occupation of the Red Army in Afghanistan. Encouraging the struggle for freedom of the Afghan people by demonstrations in front of the USSR embassy every year on the anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan.

    Receiving from the National Assembly in Paris the delegations of the Afghan resistance and assisting Afghan doctors. Hundreds of interventions for Afghan families in France to improve the lives of refugees, many financial aid to Afghan families.

    Mrs. Marie Madeleine Fourcade, leader of one of the most important resistance networks in France (1940-1944) Jean-Marie Daillet, and the Afghan resistance received at the Bayeux town hall in 1981 (newspaper Ouest France)


    Mrs. Marie Madeleine Fourcade, Mr. Jean Marie Daillet, Minister Philippe Malaud, and the Afghan delegation, Paris, 1981 (Le Figaro newspaper).


    Jean Marie Daillet with a leader of the resistance in Peshawar, Pakistan in 1981 during the remittance of funds (sent by the association AM.AF.AF.).


    Mr. Jean Marie Daillet receiving Major Massoud at the National Assembly in Paris in April 2001 (photo Baloutch Essacq)