AL-abdullah-abdullah-0308ePresident Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Saturday night left for United States on a five day state visit to meet with the US officials, NATO and UN officials.

The Presidential Palace media said President Ghani said is accompanied by a delegation of high level government officials including Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdullah Abdullah.

According to a statement released by ARG President Ghani will meet with the US President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, US congress Chairman, Secretary General of the NATO, US Defense Secretary, Secretary of Treasury and World Bank Delegation.

The statement further added President Ghani will leave for New York on Thursday to meet with the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.

President Ghani is also accompanied by Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani, National Security Adviser Hanif Atmar, Finance Minister Eklil Hakimi, NDS Chief Rahmatullah Nabil, Head of the Office Of Administrative Affairs Abdul Salam Rahimi, Head of the Independent Human Rights Commission Seema Samar, Economic Advisor Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal, High Peace Council Secretary Mohammad Masoom Stanikzai and Presidential spokesman Ajmal Obaid Abidi.