Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Kabul (BNA) June 20 coincided with Juaza 31 is the Refugee World Day and recalling the day is in fact renewing of the commitment on the legal support of the refugees, presidential office said in a statement.
“We have to celebrate the historical and supportive day as a remark to defend the refugee’s rights.
I pray the Almighty Allah for the voluntarily and honorably return of the Afghan refugees and their joining to their compatriots to sever their people and develop the country, the statement quoted the president as saying. In the message, the president also thanked the neighboring countries of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the Islamic Republic of Iran for their legally supporting the Afghan refugees.
“I hope both countries to provide services tantamount to the UN charter-1951 and other international conventions for the Afghan refugees”, the statement said.
The message assured the Afghan refugees to be provided with all efforts cooperation by the Islamic republic of Afghanistan for their voluntarily returning home and providing them with tranquil life inside the country.
The message quoting the president thanked the ministry of refugees and repatriates for marking the day and providing services to the refugees and repatriates.