Ambassador Roya Rahmani met Deputy Assistant Secretary Lisa Curtis to discuss bilateral issues including the peace process, the recent visit of President Trump to Afghanistan and his meeting with President Ghani, and other relevant issues.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani met and congratulated Nancy Izzo Jackson, the new State Department Deputy Assistant Secretary for Afghanistan. The two sides reaffirmed the commitment to further strengthen the bilateral relations through close mutual cooperation, coordination, and efforts.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani hosted the US-Afghan Women's Council for a special meeting with H.E. First Lady Laura Bush, H.E. First Lady Rula Ghani, & Ambassador Alice Wells at The Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs. The USAWC discussed the preservation of Women's Progress in Afghanistan.
Minister Counselor Madina Qasimi and Diplomat Jawad Raha hosted the Rumsfeld Fellows for a commemorative dinner. Minister Counselor Qasimi congratulated the fellows on their successful completion of the program and highlighted the accomplishments of Afghanistan's fellows as great assets for Afghanistan's future.