Deputy and Acting Foreign Minister Meets Australian Ambassador to Kabul
KABUL – Deputy and Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs met with the Ambassador of Australia to Kabul, Mr. Geoff Tooth to discuss a range of issues, particularly recent bushfires in different parts of Australia, this afternoon.
At the outset, Ambassador Tooth congratulated Minister Chakhansuri for assuming the new position and then briefed him about the recent developments in extinguishing the heavy bushfires and its impacts on animals and climate. While sympathizing with the Ambassador Tooth, Minister Chakhansuri stated that the people of Afghanistan are standing alongside the people of Australia in this difficult time.
During the meeting the two sides further discussed a number of topics, including higher education exchange programs, people to people ties and recent developments in Afghanistan peace efforts.