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Obama has discussed with Condoleeza Rice national security questions

US president Barack Obama has met on Friday with eks - US State Secretary Condoleeza Rice and has discussed with it questions of national security, the assistant has informed journalists a press - the secretary of the White house Thomas Vitor.

the Meeting proceeded about a half an hour, on it the questions, concerning national security were mentioned. The president met Rice in the Oval office (the White house) - has told to journalists of Vitor.

As he said, eks - the state secretary also has told to the president about the recently left book of memoirs, and also has passed its one copy to daughters of president Malii and the Sachet.

Vitor has not told About other details of a meeting which has passed without the press.

Earlier on Friday Rice has acted in Washington national a press - club. She was voiced in protection of the decision of George Bush - younger about the war beginning in Iraq, naming the Iraq president Saddam Hussein of that time a cancer tumour in region.

All reconnaissance services of the world thought that it has weapons of mass destruction... We have decided that it was danger with which then it was necessary to cope - has noted Rice.

the Army phase of operation of the USA in Iraq has terminated in the end of August, 2010. The United States have entered into Iraq armies in March, 2003 under the pretext of presence at Saddam Hussein`s mode of weapons of mass destruction. Weighty proofs to it it has not been found for all years of war, passes RIA Novosti news agency.