The Chief Executive of Afghanistan to attend NATO Summit in Brussels

The Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan met with Cornelius Zimmermann, NATO's Senior Civilian Representative in Afghanistan, in his office at the Sepidar Palace.

At the meeting, Mr. Zimmermann on behalf of NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, invited the Chief Executive to attend NATO Heads of State and Government Summit which would be held on July 12, 2018 in Brussels.

Mr. Zimmermann spoke about the agenda of NATO Summit, NATO members’ support for Afghanistan and the long-term commitment of NATO to support Afghanistan, and assured that NATO would continue to attend in Afghanistan until needed time.

The Chief Executive, thanking NATO Secretary General for his invitation as well as NATO cooperation with Afghanistan and the Afghan armed forces, assured of his attendance at NATO Summit on behalf of the National Unity Government.

At the meeting, the two sides discussed peace talks, cease-fire with the Taliban, Afghanistan regional relations, and holding elections.