President's Words
Geographically located at the heart of Asia and a historical gateway to the Indian subcontinent, Afghanistan is poised to function as an Asian Roundabout. It is not aid, but market access, transit investment and regional cooperation that we seek to assume our rightful place in the rank of developmental states and countries and serve as an anchor of international and regional stability.

Pilgrimage of Khurqa Sharif and Pray for Permanent Peace and Stability in the Country

11 Jun 2018

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani visited Kandahar province with high-ranking government delegation, on Monday, June 11, 2018. The purpose of the visit was to go to Khurqa Mubarak and pray for permanent peace and stability in the country, and review the general security situation in Kandahar province. President was welcomed by civilian, military officials and senior officials at the Kandahar International Airport. After the pilgrimage of Khurqa Sharif, he performed prayers and breaking fasting with the Ulema and elders of Kandahar. The president also examined the general situation of Kandahar in the security meeting. He returned to Kabul by the end of his a day trip.

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