Afghanistan: Karzai supports direct US-Taliban talks

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January 4, 2012
Washington Post    
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"Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday endorsed direct U.S.-Taliban talks and the establishment of a Taliban office in Qatar to facilitate negotiations. A statement issued by Karzai’s office couched his blessing in the government’s desire to 'eliminate the foreigner’s excuses for and actions to continue war and bloodshed in Afghanistan.'" (01/04/12)

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