Statement by the Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in relation to Mr. Donald Trump’s victory in the United States Elections

H.E Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan would like to congratulate the American people for the successful election and Mr. Donald Trump for becoming the forty-fifth president-elect of the United States.

Afghanistan and the United States are strategic allies and friends. Combating extremism and efforts to bring peace and stability are the top priorities of both countries.

With Mr. Trump’s victory, The Chief Executive of Afghanistan expects the strength and expansion of strategic economical, military, social and cultural cooperations between the two countries.

The Chief Executive of Afghanistan wishes good luck to Mr. Trump, his administration and the people of the United States.

Office of the Chief Executive of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.