President Ashraf Ghani met this evening with Skeikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdul Aziz Al Thani, the Prime Minister of Qatar during the first day of his official visit to that country.
Both sides discussed further strengthening mutual ties and enhancing bilateral economic cooperation, Afghanistan’s peace process and other issues of significance.
Prime Minister of Qatar welcomed President Ghani and expressed happiness over his visit to Qatar. He described Afghanistan and Qatar as two friendly and brother countries and stressed that Qatar wants sustainable peace, stability and prosperity in Afghanistan.
President Ghani said Afghanistan is pursuing friendly relationship grounded on mutual interests with regional and global countries, and attached particular importance to further expansion of relations between Afghanistan and Islamic countries as they share common values and principles.