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The Embassy of Afghanistan Newsletter
Fall 2018

President Ghani's Opening Remarks at the Fund for Journalists: Freedom of Speech guarantees other rights

President Ghani hosted the opening ceremony of Journalists Support Fund at Arg, an initiative aimed at helping bereaved families of journalists and reporters in need. Read more.

President Ghani arrives New Delhi on a day-long visit

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani visited New Delhi and spoke with Prime Minister Narendra Modi about bilateral ties and the regional security situation. Read more.

NPC approves in principle two mining projects in Badakhshan and Sar-e Pol

The National Procurement Commission approved the mining projects of Badakhshan gold and Balkhab copper, presented by the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum at 164th NPC meeting. Read more.

The all-girls Robotics Team Win Award and visit Washington, DC

The all-girls robotics team visited New York City to received the Game Changer Award honoring their hard work and commitment to make a difference in Asia and the world. After their trip to NYC, they came to Washington, DC where they participated from a panel discussion at the Atlantic Council, met Ms. Ivanka Trump, and attended an event at the Embassy of Afghanistan. Read more.

Afghan Embassy hosted signing ceremony of Mining Contract

The Embassy of Afghanistan hosted the Balkh Copper and Badakhshan Gold Contract Signing Ceremony between HE Ms. Nargis Nehan, Acting Minister of Mines and Petroleum of Afghanistan, and Mr. Sadat Naderi from CENTAR Ltd. Read more.

Embassy Celebrates the 99th Independence Day of Afghanistan

Ms. Madina Qasimi, Minister Counselor and Chargé d’Affaires, joined by Embassy staff hosted a reception marking the 99th Anniversary of the Restoration of Independence of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Among the distinguished speakers were the Department of State’s Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs-Deputy Assistant Secretary H.E. Ambassador Henry S. Ensher, Congressman Jim Banks, and Ms. Lael Mohib. Read more.

Afghanistan in the News 

Statement of Dr. Hamdullah Mohib, Afghanistan's National Security Advisor to HE President Ghani and former Ambassador to the United States
Aug 25
Ghani urges Afghans to exercise their vote right

By: Pajhwok | Oct 20

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