H.E. Foreign Minister Rassoul and H.E. Vice-Minister Yamane discuss preparations for Tokyo Conference

H.E. Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Zalmai Rassoul received H.E. Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Ryuji Yamane of Japan on May 6. Speaking of the warm and historical ties that bind the two nations, H.E. Dr. Rassoul expressed, on behalf of the people and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, gratitude for Japan’s exceptionally generous contributions, particularly over the past decade.

The two sides expressed satisfaction about preparations for the important international conference in Tokyo scheduled for early July.

H.E. Vice-Minister Yamane added that the Japanese government will continue to take all necessary steps to ensure the success of the conference.

According to Bakhtar news, “Mr. Ryuji Yamane also held detailed discussions on the Tokyo Conference and a broad range of bilateral and regional topics with H.E. Deputy Foreign Minister Jawed Ludin.”