US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shakes hands with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani after a press conference on Monday at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: AFP

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo makes surprise visit to Kabul

Pompeo’s visit to Afghanistan comes amid renewed optimism for peace in the war-weary country after last month’s three-day ceasefire

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shakes hands with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani after a press conference on Monday at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: AFP
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