HE the Minister of Foreign Affairs' Special Envoy for Counterterrorism and Mediation in Conflict Resolution Dr Mutlaq bin Majed Al Qahtani held on Saturday bilateral meetings with a number of officials on the margin of the High-level International Conference on Countering Terrorism and Preventing Violent Extremism.

HE the Special Envoy met with HE Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Sirodjidin Aslov, HE Deputy Foreign Minister of Afghanistan Hekmat Khalil Karzai, HE Under-Secretary-General of the newly created United Nations Counter-Terrorism Office Vladimir Ivanovich Voronkov and HE United Nations Secretary-General's Special Representative for Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto.

The meetings discussed bilateral relations and means of supporting and developing them, enhancing prospects for cooperation, and the Qatari mediation efforts in the process of peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan, in addition to matters of mutual interest.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs