NATO Secretary General arrives in Afghanistan in an unannounced visit
By Khaama Press - Tue Nov 06 2018, 10:19 am
The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg arrived in Afghanistan on Tuesday to meet with the Afghan leaders, Afghan and coalition officials, and coalition forces.
“The NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, is currently visiting the lslamic Republic of Afghanistan, accompanied by the Chairman of the Military Committee, Air Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, and the Supreme Allied Commander Europe, Genera! Curtis Scaparrotti,” NATO said in a statement.
The statement further added that “During his visit, the Secretary General will meet with President Ashraf Ghani; Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, and other Afghan ministers and senior officials, as well as with representatives of Afghan civil society.”
The Secretary General will also meet with the Resolute Support Commander, General Austin Scott Miller; with NATO’s Senior Civilian Representative in Afghanistan , Ambassador Cornelius Zimmermann; and with troops contributing to the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission, the statement added.