Karzai will not join talks 'until process is Afghan-led'

Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai. Credit: Matt Dunham/PA Wire

President Hamid Karzai said Afghanistan will not join the Qatar peace talks with the Taliban "until the process is Afghan-led", Reuters reported.


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