The 2nd Vice President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan H.E. Mohammad Karim Khalili, was on an Official Visit to India on 20-22 August 2013 upon the invitation of Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari. The Vice President of Afghanistan was accompanied by a high level Ministerial and official delegation from Afghanistan which includes Afghan economy minister Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal, higher education minister Obaidullah Obaid and Afghan army chief of staff Sher Mohammad Karimi. His visit was aimed at implementing the commitments which were agreed between Kabul and New Delhi.
Vice President Khalili's visit, after President Karzai’s visit in May 2013, carries forward the high-level engagement between the two countries.
During this visit, India and Afghanistan held talks on security related issues.
When: 20-22 August 2013