It was a pleasure of His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Sayed Mohammad Amin Fatimie to welcome Mr. Tomofumi Nishinaga, newly appointed Director of Second Middle Eastern Division, Middle Eastern and African Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, for his visit to the embassy.
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie congratulated Mr. Nishinaga for his appointment and appreciated the cooperation of Japan with Afghanistan, on behalf of people and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Japan’s assistance to Afghanistan for over last decade has brought many impacts to promote free society and better life in Afghanistan, H.E. Ambassador told Mr. Nishinaga. In addition, H.E. Dr. Fatimie expressed he is looking forward that the embassy of Afghanistan in Japan and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan will work closely to further promote the good relationship of the two countries to make it even better.
Mr. Nishinaga, in response, thanked H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie and the embassy for their hospitality and warm welcome. He expressed that he has been involved in Afghanistan related issues at other previous sections for a while, and he, too, looks forward good achievements on the bilateral relation. Mr. Nishinaga also noted that Japan will continue its support to Afghanistan.