Updated: 17-Nov-2006 Press Release

Khogyani District gets a new courthouse

Release #2006-212
11 October 2006

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - 11 October 2006

Afghan officials from Khogyani District in Nangarhar Province celebrated the grand opening of the Khogyani Courthouse on 7 October.

The ceremony was attended by the Sub-Governor, judge and several elders. The mood was very positive and the elders saw the building as a good sign of ISAF support for the district.

The project started 1 July of this year and cost $100,000.

The courthouse will be a visible symbol of a strong judicial system in this area and of international community support to the province.