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AMBASSADOR OF THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF AFGHANISTAN PAID A VISIT TO ANAMA

On June 7, 2013, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Mr. Muhammad Shaker Kargar paid a visit to ANAMA and had a bilateral meeting with the Agency Director Mr. Nazim Ismayilov. The main purpose of the meeting was to discuss the future support by the Government of Azerbaijan to Afganistan within the framework of bilateral cooperation.

During the meeting parties also elaborated on an interview of Mr. Elman Abdullayev the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Particularly the issue regarding the participation of Azerbaijan in the NATO mission for the restoration of peace and stability in Afghanistan and taking off a number of measurements, including mine clearance operations in Afghanistan by the participation of ANAMA after 2014. From this point of view, discussions carried out on extensive plans of all aspects of mine clearance activities.

We would like to note that according to the task given by the Government of Azerbaijan as of 2008 for provision of non-military support to Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, ANAMA has organized and implemented some pilot projects for Afghanistan.