The United Nations Envoy to Afghanistan, Deborah Lyons has greeted the people of Afghanistan on the occasion of beginning of the holy month of Ramadan.
She strongly encouraged everyone to get behind the UN Secretary General’s call for a global ceasefire amid pandemic.
Ramadan is the holiest month in the Muslim calendar.
Ramadan is the most sacred time of year for Muslims and is always in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. According to Islamic belief, Ramadan is when God presented the prophet Mohammed with the first verses of the Koran.