WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani discussed opportunities to strengthen ties, security, counterterrorism cooperation and economic development during a telephone call on Thursday, the White House said in a statement.Trump also emphasized the continuing importance of the U.S.-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership and his support for the government, the statement said.
(Reporting by Eric Walsh; Editing by Sandra Maler)
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Updated Date: Feb 10, 2017 07:00:09 IST