July 20, 2018: His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan had the great pleasure to attend the “Fukushima Fair in MOFA” at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Tokyo, Japan.
The fair, organized by Japan’s MOFA, helps to promote products of Fukushima Prefecture such as newly harvested rice, seasonal fruits like peaches, and other confectioneries. It also teaches the correct information and knowledge about the safety of agricultural and fishery products in Fukushima.
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat had the great pleasure to try some of the products of Fukushima and was highly impressed with their quality and flavor. While at the event, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat had the pleasure of meeting with Hon. Mr. Naoki Itou, Director of the Fukushima Prefectural Government’s Tokyo Office, who he congratulated on such a successful and delightful event. Further, he assured Hon. Mr. Itou as well as all officials from MOFA and Fukushima Prefecture Government officials that he will continue to spread awareness about the qualitative Fukushima products, which he experienced during his attendance. In return, MOFA and the Fukushima Prefecture expressed their highest gratitude toward H.E. Dr. Mohabbat and assured him that likewise they would continue to support and stand by the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. H.E. Dr. Mohabbat expressed his sincerest and deepest thanks to the MOFA and the Fukushima Prefecture for being a supporter of Afghanistan and her people.