July 24, 2018: His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat and the Honorable Diplomats of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan had the honor and pleasure of welcoming Dr. Khaled Reshad. Dr. Reshad has served as a bridge between Afghanistan and Japan for many years, and thus, became a prominent Afghan intermediary and figurehead. Especially, after having established the "Karez Health and Educational Services" in 2002 to support Afghanistan through the fields of medicine and education, Dr. Reshad gained admiration for his work by the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
Dr. Reshad received Foreign Minister’s Commendations for FY 2018 award on July 24, which is the field of the promotion of mutual understanding between Japan and Afghanistan. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat expressed his deepest gratitude for Dr. Reshad’s meaningful efforts that have served to bring the people of Afghanistan and Japan closer together. As a respected figure both by Afghans and Japanese.
It was a pleasure and honor for H.E. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat to speak with Dr. Reshad. Dr. Reshad thanked H.E. Dr. Mohabbat for making time to meet and expressed his sincere gratitude towards his warm welcome. In return, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat expressed his appreciation to Dr. Reshad for his kind words and his persistent efforts in supporting Afghanistan in the medical field.