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Presidential Candidate Dr. Abdullah Meets with Ambassador of Pakistan

On Sunday, March 2nd, Pakistan’s Ambassador to Afghanistan, Mr.  Mohammad Sadiq met with Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, 2014 Presidential Candidate and Chairman of the National Coalition of Afghanistan, at his residence.

In the meeting, a number of issues were discussed, including upcoming Afghan presidential and provincial council elections, peace and reconciliation process, as well as the political and security situation in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Also discussed was Afghanistan-Pakistan economic relations.

Ambassador of Pakistan Mr. Sadiq expressed his condolences on the loss of several campaign workers of the “Reform and Unanimity Team” in Herat province, Sar-e-Pul and Faryab province, resulting from violent attacks. He expressed hope that the upcoming elections would be held in a credible and peaceful manner. Dr. Abdullah Abdullah praised Ambassador Sadiq’s efforts, during his tenure as Ambassador of Pakistan to Kabul, in strengthening contacts and cooperation between both countries in a number of areas. He also expressed his best wishes for Ambassador Sadiq’s continued success in his future endeavours.

March 2, 2014 – Kabul, Afghanistan

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