Fazal Hadi Muslim YarTORONTO – Fazal Hadi Muslim Yar, Speaker of Meshrano Jirga, Abdul QaderZazai and a few other delegates were invited by the Speakers of the Canadian Senate and House of Commons.

Muslim Yar met with many Canadian ministers and notably the Governor General of Canada, David Johnston. Muslim Yar spoke about the challenges, the progress of Afghanistan and Canadian involvement.

He also spoke about the recent political transition and the finalization of the Cabinet of the NUG, pointing out the inclusion of 4 women as Cabinet Ministers. He also visited the Embassy of Afghanistan and the Canadian War Museum.

Muslim Yar’s second part of the trip was a meeting with Ontario Legislative members, Afghan-Canadian Organizations/Afghan Diaspora. Muslim Yar discussed Afghanistan is need of its Afghans that are living outside of Afghanistan, talked about the security situation and the families who were kidnapped near Zabul.

Muslim Yar and his delegates’ next stop is the Niagara Falls, Ontario.