Message from: Mr. Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council

Message from: Mr. Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council and Mr. Jose Manuel Durao Barroso, President of the European Commission, to

His Excellency Dr Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

And to

His Excellency Dr Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive Officer of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

 

“On behalf of the European Union, we would like to extend to you our congratulations following the elections of 14 June 2014.

We trust that all Afghans will unite in addressing the important economic and security challenges.  The European Union will continue it’s long-term engagement to assist the people of Afghanistan on the path towards peace and prosperity.

We are committed to working closely with you and the new Afghan Government to implement urgently needed political and Economic reforms, strengthening the rule of law and foster full respect for human rights, in particular the rights of women and girls.

The European Union looks for award to further consolidating cooperation, partnership and friendship with the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

 

 

Herman Van Rompuy                                                                         Jose Manuel Durao Barroso