Foreign Minister Meets New Head of the ICRC Delegation in Afghanistan

May 25, 2018

KABUL – Foreign Minister H.E Salahuddin Rabbani met with the newly appointed Head of  International Committee of the Red Cross Delegation in Afghanistan John Pedro Schaerer in an introductory meeting this afternoon.

At the outset, the Foreign Minister thanked Red Cross for its humanitarian assistances with the people of Afghanistan over the past four decades. While emphasizing the need of Afghan people for the services of this organization, especially in the health sector, H.E promised not to spare any efforts in facilitating programs of the Red Cross in Afghanistan.

Afterwards, Mr. Scherer called the relations and cooperation of the Afghan Government with Red Cross Offices as unique and expressed his assurance about this committee’s humanitarian assistances with the people of Afghanistan in various areas.