- Title: Afghan president meets Singapore prime minister
- Date: 7th April 2017
- Summary: SINGAPORE (APRIL 7, 2017) (REUTERS) ****WARNING: CONTAINS FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY*** AFGHAN PRESIDENT ASHRAF GHANI WAITING GHANI STANDING VARIOUS OF GHANI SHAKING HANDS WITH SINGAPORE PRIME MINISTER LEE HSIEN LOONG LEE MEETING AFGHAN DELEGATES LEE AND GHANI MOVING TO SEATS GHANI SPEAKING MEETING IN PROGRESS DELEGATES WAITING SINGAPORE PRESIDENT TONY TAN WALKING WITH GHANI VARIOUS OF TAN AND GHANI SHAKING HANDS MEETING IN PROGRESS GHANI LOOKING ON MEETING IN PROGRESS SIGNING CEREMONY FOR MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING STARTING LEE AND GHANI WALKING IN LEE LOOKING ON GHANI LOOKING ON SIGNING CEREMONY IN PROGRESS AFGHAN AND SINGAPORE FLAGS SIGNATORIES EXCHANGING DOCUMENTS GHANI AND LEE SHAKING HANDS WITH SIGNATORIES LEE AND GHANI LEAVING
- Embargoed: 21st April 2017 07:08
- Keywords: Afghan president Ashraf Ghani Singapore prime minister visit
- Location: SINGAPORE
- City: SINGAPORE
- Country: Afghanistan
- Topics: Diplomacy/Foreign Policy,Government/Politics
- Reuters ID: LVA0016BEG0G5
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text:Afghan President Ashraf Ghani met Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Singapore on Friday (April 7) during his trip to the Asia-Pacific region.
Ghani and Lee held a bilateral meeting and witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on Technical Cooperation between Singapore and Afghanistan, according to Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
He arrived in Singapore on Thursday (April 6) and is set to give a speech at the National University of Singapore later on Friday.
Ghani visited Australia and Indonesia and is set to return to Kabul after Singapore.
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