Mr. Ghafoori Attends Reception Hosted by Deputy Chief of Mission for the Embassy of the United States of America.


October 17, 2017: It was a pleasure for Mr. Ahmad Bashir Ghafoori, First Secretary and Consul for the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Japan, to attend a reception hosted by Mr. Joseph M. Young, Deputy Chief of Mission for the Embassy of the United States of America in Japan.

Mr. Ghafoori expressed his thanks on behalf of the people and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, to the people and Government of the United States of America through Mr. Young for hosting the occasion, as well as gave his sincerest thanks for the United States’ steadfast and continuous support of Afghanistan in its rebuilding process over the years during its road to progress and democracy. He further expressed his thanks for President Donald Trump’s pledge of support in planning for active steps to achieving further regional peace, security, and stability, as well as his wishes to make deeper and more profound the relationship and cooperation between Afghanistan and America. In return, Mr. Young thanked Mr. Ghafoori for his attendance, his kind words, and reavowed the promises and agreements made by the United States to further support Afghanistan on it mission to achieve greater peace , security, and stability.

Also, in attendance were several Heads of Missions and Diplomats with missions in Japan, members of parliament, and other dignified guests, several of whom Mr. Ghafoori met with and discussed many topics of mutual interest such as the many progressive achievements in Afghanistan over the past 16 years, especially those undertaken since the formation of the National Unity Government, as well as the recent speeches by leaders of allied nations planning to actively assist in achieving further peace and security in Afghanistan.