Mr. Ghafoori Attends the 94th Proclamation of the Republic of Turkey.

AFG-TUR

October 26, 2017: It was an honor and a pleasure for Mr. Ahmad Bashir Ghafoori, First Secretary and Consul, to attend the reception on the occasion of the 94th Proclamation of the Republic of Turkey at the Turkish Embassy in Tokyo.

Mr. Ghafoori took the opportunity to extend his deepest gratitude, on behalf of the people and Government of the Islamic Republic Afghanistan, to the Republic of Turkey, through H.E. Ambassador Mr. Ahmet Bülent Meriç, to wish sincerest congratulations on this most auspicious day. He further conveyed his wish that Turkey would enjoy renewed and ongoing peace and prosperity, his wishes for the welfare of the Turkish people, and his desire that the two nations would continue grow closer well into the future. In return, H.E. Mr. Meriç thanked Mr. Ghafoori for his words and attendance at their National Day celebration and expressed his best wishes for the people and Government of Turkey as well as his hope for their two nations to strengthen their ties of friendship.

Additionally, Mr. Ghafoori also had the opportunity to meet and converse with several of Their Excellencies Ambassadors, many high ranking Japanese officials, and members of diplomatic missions stationed in Tokyo with whom he extended his greetings and discussed areas of mutual interest such as the recent speeches by leaders of allied nations planning for active steps to achieving further peace and security in Afghanistan.