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Afghanistan has made significant progress: Tillerson

Afghanistan has made significant progress: Tillerson

Aug 19, 2017 - 07:30

WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has greeted the government and people Afghanistaninfo-icon on their 98th anniversary of independence.

“The Afghan spirit of resilience and courage in the face of adversity continues to guide the people of Afghanistan toward a better future,” Tillerson said in a message on Friday.

Afghanistan had made significant economic, political, and social progress in the last 16 years, he noted, praising the Afghan people’s dedication to building a more democratic and peaceful country.

“Our strong friendship with Afghanistan is based on our mutual dedication to helping the Afghan people secure a safe and prosperous future. Today, the US joins the people of Afghanistan in celebrating your independence,” Tillerson said.


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