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Karzai Calls on U.S. to Pull Back as Taliban Cancel Talks

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President Hamid Karzai insisted Thursday that the United States confine its troops to major bases in Afghanistan by next year as the Taliban announced that they were suspending peace talks with the Americans. Karzai's abrupt planning shift was at odds with a pledge offered just hours earlier by President Obama to stick to a 2014 withdrawal schedule for troops in Afghanistan. It also ran up against the Pentagon's stark assessment that Afghan security forces were not yet ready to take over control of the country.

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