Published Date: 
September, 2017

The Board agreed to postpone Afghanistan’s Validation for four months until 1 November 2017.

Date: 15.09.2017

Reference: 2017-38/BC-238/VC


The Board postpones Afghanistan’s Validation for four months due to exceptional circumstances. This follows a deadly attack on employees of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum on 24 July 2017 alongside a number of recent security incidents in Kabul. The new start date for Afghanistan’s Validation of 1 November 2017, taking into account progress at that date. Additional information is provided in the paper attached.

Where: Board circular 240

Based onRequirement 8.5

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Keywords: Afghanistan, Validation extension


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