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H.E. Ambassador Erfani Attends Economic Excursion

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Fieberbrunn, 19.09.2015

From September 18th to 19th, H.E. Ambassador Erfani took part in an excursion to Fieberbrunn in Tyrol, hosted by the province of Tyrol, SOCIETY Magazine, Toursimusverband PillerseeTal and café+co International Holding GmbH. The excursion was an opportunity to increase economic cooperation. Ambassador Erfani was able to meet with representatives from the province of Tyrol, the municipality of Fieberbrunn and from the Austrian Economic Chambers about the expansion of relationship between countries, including in area of economic cooperation.

During this trip, Ambassador Erfani was able to have a meeting with Mr. Josef Geisler, the Deputy Governor of Tyrol. Ambassador Erfani thanked him and the province of Tyrol for their hospitality and service given to Afghan refugees residing in there. Ambassador Erfani also noted during his meeting that the National Unity Government of Afghanistan is desiring to expand the economic relationship with Austria and committed to addressing the issue of Afghan refugees as one of its main priorities for the coming decade and that it is committed to doing everything possible to create and provide a dignified, safe and peaceful conditions in Afghanistan for those Afghan refugees wishing to voluntarily return home. Ambassador Erfani also raised the possibility of future business opportunities between the government and business in Tyrol and Afghanistan.

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H.E. Ambassador Erfani Commemorates 4th Anniversary of President Rabbani’s Martyrdom

Vienna, 20.09.2015

Today marks the 4th Anniversary since the martyrdom of the late President Rabbani on his 71st birthday on September 20, 2011. One terrorist suicide bomber, who was thought to be delivering a message of peace from anti-government elements, assassinated President Burhanuddin Rabbani who was the head of the High Peace Council of Afghanistan.

H.E. Ambassador Erfani hosted a commemoration ceremony at his residence during which he spoke of the role of H.E. President Rabbani and other martyrs of Afghanistan who lost their lives for the noble cause of freedom, independence, prosperity and the establishment of a broad-based and fully representative government in Afghanistan. The participants prayed for the souls of Afghan martyrs who had dedicated their lives for Afghanistan and prayed also for the establishment of peace and sustainable stability in the country.

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