Attending “Café Democrats” Meeting Hosted by the Democratic Party
November 18, 2016: Mr. Basir Ahmad Hamdard, First Secretary of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, attended “Café Democrats”, an event aiming at explaining and discussing the various challenges that may face the Democratic Party following its shift in leadership from Hon. Mr. Katsuya Okada to newly-appointed H.E. Mrs. Renho, President of the Democratic Party.
At the event, Mr. Hamdard decided to take the opportunity to express his deepest gratitude to the Diplomatic Party, and indeed the entire Japanese Government, for its ceaseless support and sacrifice for the peace and development of Afghanistan, and his wish for the two parties to continue their close relationship. The Democratic Party, in return, thanked the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan for its participation in this and other events, and expressed their wish for Afghanistan-Japan relations to continue growing even further.
Mr. Hamdard was also honored to meet with several noble guests, including Mrs. Hiroe Makiyama, Member of the House of Councillors, Mrs. Shiori Yamao, Director-General of the National Railway and Canvassing Department and Member of the House of Representatives, and Mr. Mioh Nemoto, Senior Advisor of the United Nations Children’s Fund’s Tokyo Office, among other important participants.