Foreign Minister Meets British Special Representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan
KABUL – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan H.E. Salahuddin Rabbani met with the British Special Representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Mr. Gareth Bayley.
Mr. Bayley expressed hope that with the new government in place in Pakistan, the relations between Afghanistan and Pakistan will improve.
Mr. Rabbani appreciated the UK’s cooperation in different areas such as political, security, economic and the Peace Process in Afghanistan. Meanwhile, the British Special Representative called for Afghanistan’s support of UK’s nomination for the Assistance Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union. He also asked the Foreign Minister to co-host the Women, Peace and Security meeting, to be held by the United Kingdom and Norway at the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.