Seiji Mukaiyama ‘s “A Call for World Peace” Concert


May 14, 2019: Mr. Basir Ahmad Hamdard, First Secretary of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, was graciously invited by the Turkish Embassy to the concert “A Call to World Peace” conducted by Seiji Mukaiyama at the “Nakano Zero” hall in Nakano. The auspicious concert commemorates historical events that tied many Japanese and Turkish people together through tragedy, sacrifice, and recovery.


Mr. Hamdard praised the ostensible heart and sincere effort that Mr. Mukaiyama and the musicians poured into their aptly named concert. Mr. Hamdard had the pleasure of talking with many of the people responsible for the event and members of the Turkish Embassy. He thanked them for organizing the event, and members of the Turkish Embassy thanked him for his attendance. Mr. Hamdard thanked His Excellency Dr. Hasan Murat Mercan, Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey, for the gracious invitation to the concert.