KABUL: The Chief Executive of the Government of National Unity Abdullah Abdullah met with the Commander of the NATO Joint Force Command Brunssum General Riccardo Marchiò in Kabul.
The Office of the Chief Executive in a statement said Mr. Abdullah and Gen. Marchiò met in Sapidar Palace in Kabul on Thursday.
The statement further added that Mr. Abdullah welcomed Gen. Marchiò to Kabul as he thanked NATO for its active presence and contribution in Afghanistan to combat terrorism and support the Afghan National Defense and Security Force.
In his turn, Gen. Marchiò expressed satisfaction regarding the developments achieved by the Afghan forces and reaffirmed NATO’s long term support to Afghanistan.
He also added that NATO remains committed to support, equip, and bolster the capabilities of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces who are fighting in frontline against terrorism.
According to the Office of the Chief Executive, the two sides also discussed the recent military developments and effective ways to fight terrorism in the light of regional and international cooperation.