PM: 'We will continue to be a firm supporter of Afghanistan'

David Cameron and Afghan president Hamid Karzai have been holding a joint press conference in Afghanistan.

David Cameron and President Hamid Karzai hold a joint press conference in Afghanistan
David Cameron and President Hamid Karzai hold a joint press conference in Afghanistan. Credit: ITV News

Speaking about the withdrawal of troops in Afghanistan, the Prime Minster said: "I say to the Taliban, 'you cannot wait this out until 2014', because we will be a firm supporter of Afghanistan in the future."

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