June 18, 2018: His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat had the honor and pleasure of attending a reception and lecture on the subject "Tomorrow's National Defense" given by Hon. Mr. Misahisa Sato, Deputy Foreign Minister held at the Meiji Kinenkan in Tokyo, Japan.
Many notable member of Japanese government were present for the lecture and reception highlighting the hopeful course for the country's national defense system, including H.E. Mr. Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan. His Excellency Dr. Bashir Mohabbat had the pleasure of meeting and speaking with Hon. Mr. Misahisa Sato, Deputy Foreign Minister and guest speaker at the Meiji Kinenkan reception. H.E. Dr. Mohabbat extended his deepest appreciation for the opportunity to attend the event and to further strengthen ties between Japan and Afghanistan. In return, Hon. Mr. Sato thanked H.E. Dr. Mohabbat for his kind words and attendance to the event. Furthermore, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat wished for the continual success in deepening the relationship between Japan and Afghanistan while Hon. Mr. Sato agreed with these wishes. They further discussed topics of mutual interests.
Additionally, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat also had the pleasure of meeting with several others of Their Excellencies the Ambassadors, diplomats with missions in Japan, and other distinguished guests who attended the event.