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H.E. Minister Salamat Azimi meets with UNODC Executive Director Yury Fedotov

Vienna, 26.06.2015

On Friday, 26 June Minister Salamat Azimi, Minister of Counter Narcotics in Afghanistan, met with UNODC Executive Director Yury Fedotov to discuss the launch of the World Drug Report and UNODC’s role in Afghanistan. Minister Salamat thanked the Executive Director for UNODC’s continued efforts in the region and commitment to eradicating poppy cultivation in Afghanistan.  The Minister further briefed the Executive Director on the ongoing activities and programs of the Afghan National Unity Government which aim to address the challenges ahead, as well as her 100 day work program which was presented recently before her arrival in Vienna.

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