Mr. Ghafoori Attended the Reception in Celebration of the 241st Anniversary of American Independence at the US Ambassador’s Residence


July 6, 2017: Mr. Ahmad Bashir Ghafoori, Chargé d’ Affaires ad interim and First Secretary and Consul at the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Japan, had the pleasure of attending the reception in celebration of the 241st anniversary of American independence at the United States of America’s Ambassador’s residence.


Mr. Ghafoori had the pleasure of meeting and talking with Mr. Jason Hyland, Chargé d’ Affaires ad interim of the USA Embassy. Mr. Ghafoori thanked Mr. Hyland for the continuous support that America has provided to Afghanistan and hopes for the continuation of strong relations. In return, Mr. Hyland thanked Mr. Ghafoori for his kind words and reassured that strong relations would continue. Mr. Ghafoori also exchanged pleasantries with His Excellency Mr. Kozo Yamamoto, Minister of State for Regional Revitalisation, Regulatory Reform, Administrative Reform, and Civil Service Reform, and Honourable Mr. Hirotaka Ishihara, former Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs.