May 21, 2015: His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Fatimie had the great honor to attend a reception in recognition of the Prime Minister of Fiji, His Excellency Mr. Josaia V. Bainimarama's, official visit to Japan which was hosted by the Ambassador of Fiji His Excellency Mr. Isikeli Uluinairai Mataitoga, who H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie was given the honor of being seated next to. H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie warmly greeted H.E. Prime Minister Bainimarama and spoke with him about the reforms that he is currently undertaking to improve the quality of life for the people of Fiji.
The opportunity was used by H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie to meet with Japan's esteemed Minster of Defence His Excellency Gen Nakatani who has previously visited Afghanistan. H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie invited H.E. Minister Nakatani to retun to Afghanistan for a second visit and, while expressing his appreciation, stated that the Afghanistan will never forget the generous support of Japan.
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie also spent time with other distinguished figures, such as with House of Representatives Member The Honorable Mr. Fukushiro Nukaga, who were sincerely thanked by H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie, on behalf of the people and Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, for Japan's impact generating support for the people of Afghanistan.