- 02 Jul 2018
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2 July 2018
On Olympic Day, the NOC of Afghanistan organised a series of activities in Kabul with the participation of many athletes, coaches and officials from different sports. On this occasion, NOC President Hafizullah Wali Rahimi told the media that sport in Afghanistan could grow and bring peace to people. The two-time and first-ever Olympic bronze medallist for Afghanistan, Rohullah Nikpaa, carried the national flag on a horse. The event was organised with the cooperation of the country’s physical education and sports authority.