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PM: Afghan mission to continue

David Cameron has told ITV News the international mission in Afghanistan will continue despite the Taliban's decision to pull out of peace talks.

  1. Tom Bradby

PM's tough task on delivering al-Qaeda message

Anyone who has been to Ground Zero will testify it is a remarkable memorial and given its iconic importance in America it is no surprise David Cameron has come here today.

The subliminal message and the often stated message is that al-Qaeda is not defeated but its ability to harm all of us has been degraded.

It is a difficult message to get across on a day when in Afghanistan things are not going very well.

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