Mr. Masakazu Sekiguchi, Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, to Attend the Second Regional Economic Conference on Afghanistan (India) and to Visit Afghanistan

November 15, 2006

  1. Mr. Masakazu Sekiguchi, Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, will visit India and Afghanistan from November 17 (Fri) till 22 (Wed).
  2. In India, Mr. Sekiguchi will attend the Second Regional Economic Conference on Afghanistan to emphasize the importance of the development of the whole region through regional cooperation of Afghanistan and its neighboring countries, and to state that Japan is ready to extend all possible cooperation for the efforts of the countries concerned.
  3. Mr. Sekiguchi will visit Afghanistan as a special envoy of the Prime Minister and convey to leaders of the Government of Afghanistan Japan's intention of extending continuous assistance for the country's reconstruction efforts.
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