From the 20th of January till the 27th, Mr. Hekmat Khalil Karzai visited Doha and met with partners and briefed them on the situation in Afghanistan. Mr. Karzai also informed many colleagues about the resumption of CAPS activities and efforts. During the visit, Mr. Karzai was invited by the EU Mission in Doha to address the EU-Heads of Missions on the situation of Afghanistan. He provided a perspective on where things stood in Afghanistan, especially with regard to the humanitarian crisis. One can’t stress enough the urgency and the race against time, said Mr. Karzai. Mr. Karzai also had discussions with the senior Qatari officials and Ambassadors of Germany, Holland, Italy, Japan, Norway, United States, Canada and India.