Saturday, July 30, 2016

National Holidays

HOLIDAYS 2016
Ashura Day
Solar New Year’s Day
Birth Day of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)
Education Day
Victory of Afghanistan Islamic Revolution
Independence Day
First day of Ramadan-ul Mobarak
Eid al-Fitr
Eid al Adha

Ambassador Saikal meets with Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson

DSG Eliasson

Ambassador Saikal meets with Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson

Press Release: February 26, 2016

DSG EliassonOn March 25, H.E. Ambassador Saikal, Permanent Representative of I.R. of Afghanistan met with United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Mr. Jan Eliasson. They had a productive discussion on the security, political, and economic situation of Afghanistan. Key areas of discussion included security challenges in the fight against terrorism, the peace process, regional dynamics, improving defense and security capabilities of Afghanistan, political stability, national unity government, electoral reform, fiscal deficit, poverty reduction, and employment issues. Mr. Eliasson assured that the United Nations will remain a steadfast supporter of the people of Afghanistan.