|Updated: 26-Sep-2003||NATO Press Releases|
(2003)110 26 Sept. 2003
Robertson visits Afghanistan
The Secretary General of NATO, Lord Robertson, visited Kabul,
Afghanistan today to review NATO’s ISAF operation and
to consult with Afghan and UN authorities. During his visit,
Lord Robertson met the Commander of ISAF, Lieutenant-General
Götz Gliemeroth (GEAR) and the Deputy Commander, Major-General
Andrew Leslie (CAAR). He had lunch with troops from a broad
range of ISAF contributing nations.
This visit to Kabul and the meeting with President Karzai
clearly demonstrate NATO’s commitment to ISAF and Afghanistan.
NATO is working closely with President Karzai and the Afghanistan
Transitional Authority to secure a better future for all the
people of the country.