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Memorial Day Visit

The Ambassador of Afghanistan, the Honorable Eklil Ahmad Hakimi, and his wife visited hospitalized Veterans at the DC VA Medical Center on Memorial Day to give thanks for their service to our nation and his country.

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Abduljalil Ghafoory, Director of Media & Public Relations for the Embassy of Afghanistan, Jean Langbein, DCVAMC OEF/OIF/OND Program Manager, Michael Dunfee, DCVAMC Acting Medical Center Director, Ambassador and Mrs. Hakimi, Eleanor Sampillo, Nursing Supervisor, and Dr. Joel Scholten, Associate Chief of Staff, Polytrauma and Rehabilitation Service.