May 27, 2015: In order to further the ties of cooperation between Afghanistan and Japan, His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Fatimie attended the IPU Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians in Tokyo. With many distinguished participants in attendance, it was a great honor for H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie to meet with Speaker of the House of Representatives of the National Diet of Japan The Honorable Mr. Tadamori, Member of Parliament Ms. Karen Makishima, Member of the House of Representaives Mr. Kikawada Hitoshi, IPU President Mr. Saber Chowdhury, Chairperson of the National Association of Chairpersons of City Councils Mr. Hirofumi Sato, and with many esteemed parliamentarians from various countries.
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie spent considerable time with The Honorable Ms. Makishima, who was also moderator of the event session, and congratulated her on the success of the conference and, on behalf of the people and Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, expressed his gratitude to the people and Government of Japan for their invaluable continued support.