Ambassador Waissi called on HE the Hon Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of SA in Adelaide
In his first official state visit of South Australia, His Excellency Ambassador Wahidullah Waissi, called on His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia in his Governoment House in Adelaide on 9 December 2019.
Ambassador Waissi has discussed about current status of bilateral relations between Afghanistan and Australia and the activities the embassy has managed in 2019 marking the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between both countries.
The Governor of South Australia discussed about history of Afghans in Australia from multiculturalism and business points of view. For the first time, Afghans have stepped in South Australia as a camel drivers in around 1860. The new waves of migration have happened in late 70s and post 9/11 to Australia.
Both sides discussed enhancing bilateral relations, people to people contact, business and cultrual activies in future relations.