Farewell Meeting of Acting Foreign Minister with the Outgoing Danish Ambassador to Kabul
KABUL – Acting Foreign Minister, Mohammad Haneef Atmar, met with Mr. Michael Lund Jeppesen, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to Kabul.
Minister Atmar expressed appreciation for the outgoing Ambassador’s efforts in strengthening ties between Afghanistan and Denmark and wished him success for the future.
During the meeting, both sides deliberated on the latest developments in the Afghan peace process, the upcoming Consultative Loya Jirga and the need for an immediate start to peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban. Furthermore, both sides agreed that a reduction in violence and the further strengthening of regional and international consensus on the peace process was necessary and vital for its success.
Ambassador Jeppesen thanked the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for its close cooperation with the Danish Embassy during his tenure in Kabul and assured the Minister that he would continue to support the Afghan peace process during his new mission in Brussels.