Telephone Conversation between Foreign Minister of Afghanistan and Switzerland
KABUL – Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Haneef Atmar, held a telephone conversation with Ignazio Cassis, Foreign Minister of Switzerland.
At the onset, Minister Atmar expressed appreciation for Switzerland’s continued support to Afghanistan. Both sides then discussed the importance of the international communities continued commitment to Afghanistan, and preparations for the upcoming Geneva Conference on Afghanistan which will be held in November this year.
The Ministers exchanged views on the Afghan peace process and potential opportunities for expanding and further strengthening bilateral relations.
The Foreign Minister of Switzerland reiterated the Swiss governments full support for the Afghan peace process and elaborated on his government’s pledge to support Afghanistan in line with bilateral and international commitments.