KABUL: US State Secretary, John Kerry regretted over the death of Marshal Mohammad Qasim Fahim, the country’s first vice president and called his demise a great loss.
According to Bakhtar News Agency, Kerry described Marshal Famim’s death untimely and said he was patriotic personality, supporter of national unity and security and committed for Afghanistan independence and extended his condolence in a message to President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai.
“The loss of this historical personality was the matter of regret. I express my sympathy to you, the people of Afghanistan and Marshal Fahim’s bereaved families”, said Kerry.
The Kabul Times