Artifacts stored at the National Museum, Kabul in Afghanistan have been on the world tour, and they are to be exhibited in Japan in 2016. The exhibition will be held at Kyushu National Museum (Jan. 01-Feb. 14, 2016) and at Tokyo National Museum (Apr. 12-Jun. 19, 2016) titled “Hidden Treasures from the National Museum, Kabul.”
(Photo credit: Exhibition official website http://www.gold-afghan.jp/index.html)
Visa Schedule for February 2016
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Jan. 07, 2016: 3rd Annual Afghan-Japan Kite Festival will be held on Sunday February 28th at 10:00 a.m.-1 p.m. at Tamagawa Riverside. Anyone interested in an international exchange through the common culture of both Afghanistan and Japan are welcome to join, as well as the organizing committee would appreciate those who know of kite flying for your cooperation. Admission is free of charge.
Jan. 22, 2016: The Afghan national football team will play an Asian qualification league match for FIFA World Cup 2018 against the Japanese national football team in Saitama, Japan, on Thursday, March 24th. Please see the announcement here.