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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to hold talks with Trump on September 7 in Washington: Report

File photo: Ashraf Ghani and Donald Trump. Photograph:( AFP )

Sputnik News Agency Kabul, Afghanistan Sep 06, 2019, 04.02 PM (IST)

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani will travel to Washington on September 7 for talks with US President Donald Trump, a source in Ghani's administration told Sputnik on Friday.

According to the source, a 13-member delegation will accompany the Afghan leader.

The visit will come as Washington and the Taliban movement are making attempts to agree on a peace deal, under which US forces will withdraw from the country, while all the parties involved have concerns.