Afghan President Ashraf Ghani now in Washington is to meet President Barack Obama tomorrow to discuss the timeline for the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan.

He will also hold meetings with Secretary of State John Kerry and Defence Secretary Ashton Carter during his four-day visit.

The head of the US forces in Afghanistan John Campbell, said he is concerned about the summer, which is the first season of fighting in which Afghan troops are completely on their own.

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