According to Minapal, the Afghan and American presidents had a telephone conversation on Wednesday evening, discussing the American decision to withdraw all troops from Afghanistan by September 11.
“Last night I had a call with President (Joe) Biden in which we discussed the US decision to withdraw its forces from Afghanistan in early September.
September 11 would be the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that dragged the United States into the war in Afghanistan.
The latest US move extends the deadline negotiated between the previous US administration and the Afghan Taliban last year to withdraw US troops from the country on May 1.
The Pentagon has said there are around 2,500 US troops in Afghanistan, but US media recently said that number does not include 1,000 more US special forces in the Asian country.
In addition, approximately 7,000 NATO troops in Afghanistan depend on US logistics and security support. (Xinhua / NAN)
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