Dinner at the Ambassador’s Residence for Mr. Ahmad Zaki Sarfaraz, Mayor of Kabul.


February 18, 2020: It was a pleasure for H.E. Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat to host an intimate dinner for Mr. Ahmad Zaki Sarfaraz, Mayor of Kabul at the Ambassador’s residence in Tokyo. Also in attendance were members of the visiting Afghan Delegation from the Kabul Municipality, JICA Officials, and all the diplomats of the Embassy of the Islamic republic of Afghanistan in Tokyo.


Mr. Sarfaraz and the visiting delegation members were here in Japan for a visit through the auspices of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Japan and JICA for Executive Training. Mr. Sarfaraz first thanked H.E. Dr. Mohabbat for the invitation to dinner and expressed his sincere appreciation towards the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Tokyo for their work in advocating for Afghanistan in Japan. Mr. Sarfaraz briefed H.E. Dr. Mohabbat about his excellent treatment on his trip here at the hosting of the Japan MOFA and JICA, and was thankful to them for his very fruitful training trip to Japan. In return, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat thanked him for his thoughtful words and expressed his great joy in hosting the occasion of Mr. Sarfaraz and Kabul Municipality members’ visit to Japan with a dinner at the embassy. They mutually agreed to strengthen closer relations between Afghanistan and Japan and further discussed topics of mutual interest and the dinner was held under a very amicable atmosphere.