[As released by Afghanistan's presidential office]
President Karzai Congratulates President Obama on Re-election
Arg. Palace - President Hamid Karzai congratulates President Barack Obama on his re-election as the President of the United States of America in the US Presidential Elections.
President Hamid Karzai, who is currently on an official trip to Indonesia to participate in the 5th Bali Democracy Forum, learnt of the results of the US elections and expresses his and that of the people of the Afghanistan’s congratulations to President Obama and wishes him further success.
President Karzai also hopes that with the re-election of President Obama, the bilateral relations between Afghanistan and the United States could further expand on the basis of mutual interests of the two countries.