NATO reaffirms commitment to Afghanistan's long term stability

  • 07 Dec. 2016 -
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  • Last updated: 07 Dec. 2016 13:58

NATO Foreign Ministers concluded two days of meetings on Wednesday (7 December 2016) with a meeting on Afghanistan, together with Resolute Support Mission partners and Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani. Following the meeting, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg stressed that both sides "reaffirmed our mutual commitments". Allies and partners will continue to support Afghanistan through the Resolute Support Mission and through funding, while the Afghan government will remain committed to reform.

Salahuddin Rabbani (Minister of Foreign Affairs, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan) shaking hands with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Centre: General John Nicholson (Resolute Support Commander) Right: General Denis Mercier (Supreme Allied Commander Transformation)