US security adviser Rice to meet Karzai in Afghanistan: White House

US national security adviser Susan Rice is in Afghanistan, where she will meet with President Hamid Karzai, the White House said Monday.

"She will meet the president at his invitation," National Security Council spokesman Patrick Ventrell told AFP, adding that the meeting was added to Rice's itinerary of "travel around country", visiting with US troops, development experts and diplomats.

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