Afghan Prez to visit US on Saturday

Afghan Prez to visit US on Saturday

Agency News

Kabul, Sep 6: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani will visit Washington on Saturday to hold talks with US President Donald Trump, sources in the Afghan presidency said on Friday.

Local news outlets in Afghanistan said that a 13-man delegation will accompany the Afghan president during his visit. The US and Taliban had reached a draft agreement on a settlement in Afghanistan that includes 11 articles, QNA reported.

The agreement, when finalized, will see US pull its forces from five military bases across Afghanistan if Taliban commits to its side of the deal. (UNI)