From Colombia to Khartoum, Germany is promoting security, the rule of law and efforts to deal with the past in crisis countries around the world. The Federal Government intends to improve the coordination of its projects still further with the help of new strategies.
Germany and Qatar recently invited 60 representatives of Afghan society to a two‑day event to discuss their country’s future – a first step that gives grounds for hope.
During a visit by his Afghan counterpart, Foreign Minister Maas pledged to support the intra‑Afghan dialogue and stressed the importance of maintaining the progress that has been made on, for example, women’s and minority rights.
Politics Relations between Germany and Afghanistan have a long history. In 2015-2016, the two countries celebrated 100 years of friendly relations, which began in 1915 with initial contacts between…
Germany is more engaged in the Hindu Kush than almost any other country. The visit will send a signal as to how German support will continue.