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Afghanistan

Name Locale Remarks Date
Dwight D. Eisenhower Kabul Informal visit; met with King Mohammed Zahir. December 9, 1959
George W. Bush Bagram, Kabul Met with President Karzai, dedicated new U.S. Embassy, and addressed U.S. military personnel. March 1, 2006
George W. Bush Kabul Met with President Karzai and visited U.S. military personnel. December 14–15, 2008
Barack Obama Kabul, Bagram Met with President Karzai and addressed U.S. military personnel. March 28, 2010
Barack Obama Bagram Met with the leaders of the U.S. military and diplomatic missions and visited U.S. military personnel. December 3, 2010
Barack Obama Kabul Met with President Karzai and addressed U.S. military personnel. Signed a long-term strategic partnership agreement. May 1–2, 2012