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US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin reaches Kabul on his first trip to Afghanistan as Pentagon chief.
US Defence Secretary Austin’s arrival in Kabul from India.He was expected to meet with senior Afghan government officials, including President Ashraf Ghani.
Austin was expected to meet with Ghani and the newly appointed defence chief Army Chief of Staff Gen. Yasin Zia, who was appointed acting defence minister this week. Washington is reviewing the agreement the Trump administration signed with the Taliban last year.