Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Japan: Afghanistan provides financial relief to Japan

On Tuesday, March 29, in response to the Tohoku Pacific Ocean Earthquake, Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Dr. Zalmai Rassoul and Minister of Finance H.E. Dr. Omar Zakhilwal visited Embassy of Japan in Afghanistan and offered to provide relief money of 1 million US dollars.

The Government of Japan deeply appreciates the sense of solidarity and the offer of assistance expressed by the Government of Afghanistan.

(*This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.)