Ambassador Richard Olson Travel to Afghanistan

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
January 12, 2016


Ambassador Richard Olson, Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, traveled to Kabul on January 12 to meet with senior Afghan government officials. Ambassador Olson expressed continued U.S. support for the National Unity Government and the Afghan-led, Afghan-owned peace and reconciliation effort. He also expressed continued U.S. support for the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces.