Ahmadzai to attend inauguration ceremony of Chabahar port in Iran
Afghanistan President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai will visit Iran to take part in a construction inauguration ceremony of Chabahar port on May 23.
Deputy to the Spokesperson of President Officie Dawa Khan Menapal said that a memorandum of understanding will be signed between Iran, India and Afghanistan, expressing hope that the trilateral cooperation between Iran, India and Afghanistan will lay a good prospect ahead of Kabul.
Chabahar is the closest port to Afghanistan. Over the last year, Iran has allocated some 50 hectares of land in Chabahar free zone to 130 Afghan companies, which have registered in the zone.
This will be Ghani's second official visit to Iran. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also travel to Chabahar in a few days to sign the agreement, Trend reports.