Office of the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

01/13/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/13/2021 06:53

President Ghani Meets with Speaker of the Upper House

President Ashraf Ghani in a meeting with Fazel Hadi Muslimyar, Speaker of the Upper House of the Afghan Parliament discussed security and political conditions of the country and recent developments in the peace process.

In this meeting, both sides also discussed efforts to strengthen the relations and cooperation between the government and the National Assembly.

Speaker of the Upper House said that President as the head of the three branches of government should prevent confrontations among them, adding that the Upper House is ready to mediate between the government and the Lower House.

President Ghani welcomed the efforts of the Upper House of the Parliament and called for further coordination and cooperation among the three branches of the government in accordance with Afghanistan Constitution.

The President added that the Upper House has always adopted a constructive and principled position regarding national and significant issues of the country.