Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister visits Greece

Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister visits Greece

Monitoring Desk

GREECE: Mirwais Nab, Afghanistan’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs, met with Greek Minister for Refugees Notis Mitarakhi to discuss the situation of Afghan refugees in the country.

The meeting focused on the situation of refugees in Greece, especially on the island of Lesbos, and the two sides agreed to integrate Afghan refugees into Greek society through increasing vocational training programs as soon as possible.

The two sides also stressed the need for more legal support for refugees and agreed on the legal migration of Afghans to Greece.

Afghanistan and Greece have also signed a bilateral cooperation agreement.

Mirwais Nab is on a two-day official visit to Greece. (Khaama Press)

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