John Kerry says he and Karzai are ‘on the same page’ ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Jason Reed/AP Secretary of State John Kerry shook hands with Afghan President Hamid Karzai at the end of their joint news conference. JASON REED/AP Kerry made the unannounced visit amid concerns about Karzai's recent anti-American rhetoric. Jason Reed/AP At a joint news conference after their talks, Karzai told reporters his comments had been misinterpreted by the media. JASON REED/AP After a private meeting, Kerry said he and Karzai were ‘‘on the same page’’ on security and reconciliation issues. Jason Reed/AP Kerry, escorted by Afghan Foreign Minister Zalmai Rassoul, walked the grounds of the Presidential Palace in Kabul.