Acting Defense Minister MG Tariq Shah Bahrami praises LTG Jurgen Weigt

Acting Defense Minister MG Tariq Shah Bahrami praises LTG Jurgen Weigt

Kabul- Afghanistan:  Major General Tariq Shah Bahrami praises endeavors and services of LG.Jurgen Weigt for training, advising and assisting the Afghan National Army on Monday 12th June 2017.

LTG Weigt from German army serving in the Resolute Support Mission (RS) as Chief of Staff in Afghanistan.

During the ceremony held in the RS Headquarter, MG Bahrami pointed out the significant role of German forces in NATO and further said that the people of Afghanistan will never forget the services of coalition forces rendered in Afghanistan.

Later on, Gen John Nicholson Commander of Resolute Support said: “Gen Weigt had effective plans for the security of Afghanistan’’. Gen Nicholson also congratulated LTG .Johan Langenegger on his new assignment and concluded that his role could be effective in strengthening  security sectors of Afghanistan.

Lastly, LTG. Langenegger assured that in collaboration with the international partners and Afghan Ministry of Defense will work toward ensuring security, lasting peace and stability in Afghanistan