Negotiations in Afghanistan Karzai Asks Berlin for Help with Taliban Talks

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has asked Germany to act as a discreet go-between with the Taliban in the hopes of paving the way for eventual peace talks. It is a role that Germany has played before -- in an effort that was ultimately torpedoed by Karzai himself.
Afghan President Karzai wants Germany's help.

Afghan President Karzai wants Germany's help.

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