Mr. Hamdard Attends the Opening Ceremony of the 198th Ordinary Session of the National Diet of Japan


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January 28, 2019: Mr. Basir Ahmad Hamdard, First Secretary for the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Tokyo, had the honor of attending the Opening Ceremony of the 198th Ordinary Session of the National Diet of Japan at the Chamber of the House of Councilors in the presence of His Majesty The Emperor.


At the event, the Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr. Oshimi Tadamori gave a ceremonial address on the behalf of both the House of Representatives and the House of Councilors. Following Mr. Tadamori’s address, His Majesty The Emperor also gave a speech of his own to his hopes for what he hopes for the Diet to achieve. Mr. Hamdard was honored to receive an invitation to the opening ceremony to hear speeches from the House and His Majesty The Emperor.