Cheney arrives in Afghanistan for talks with Karzai

U.S. Vice-President Dick Cheney made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to meet President Hamid Karzai.

Cheney arrives in Afghanistan for talks with Karzai
President George W. Bush asked Cheney, who is on a Middle East trip that began with a stop in Iraq, to meet Karzai in advance of a NATO summit to discuss progress in a "democratic" Afghanistan, as well as the work that lies ahead, especially in the south", Lea Anne McBride, spokeswoman for Cheney, told reporters travelling with him.

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Last Mod: 20 Mart 2008, 14:46
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