Angela Merkel – Merkel, Biden agree to coordinate on NATO military presence …
BERLIN, April 14 (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. President Joe Biden discussed in a phone call the NATO military presence in Afghanistan and agreed to closely coordinate future steps, a German government spokesman said on Wednesday.
“The chancellor and the president exchanged views on the situation in Afghanistan and how to proceed with regard to the NATO troop presence,” government spokesman Steffen Seibert said.
Both leaders underlined the importance of close coordination and cooperation as well as continued political commitment for the country, Seibert added. (Reporting by Michael Nienaber; Editing by Leslie Adler)
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