Prime Minister Mohammed Daoud and
Secretary of State John Foster Dulles
sign a cultural exchange agreement.

Ambassador Mohammed Maiwandwal on right.
Washington, D.C., 1958

The Afghan Prime Minister signed this agreement while in the U.S. capital to meet with President Eisenhower and speak before Congress. The accord encouraged tours by American artists and musicians who performed for audiences
in Afghanistan.

Courtesy of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Washington, D.C.


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