The UK Continues its Military Cooperation with Afghanistan

Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan met with Gen Nicholas Patrick Carter, Chief of the General Staff of British Army, at the Sepidar Palace.

At the meeting, the Chief Executive welcomed Gen Carter to Afghanistan and appreciated presence and assistance of Britain to Afghanistan as well as strengthening the Afghan armed forces.

The British Army Chief of Staff expressed his satisfaction with the progress made in Afghanistan and appreciated independent defense of the armed forces in combating terrorism. He also assured of Britain’s support for Afghanistan and the Afghan armed forces.

The two sides discussed peace talks, presidential elections as well as Afghanistan’s regional relations.