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ProSense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-28-06 08:46 AM
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Taliban says no to peace talks with Kabul

Taliban says no to peace talks with Kabul

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KABUL (Reuters) - Fugitive Taliban leader Mullah Omar has rejected the latest offer of peace talks by Afghan President Hamid Karzai, a rebel spokesman said on Saturday.

Instead, the one-eyed leader with a $10 million U.S. bounty on his head has repeated his threat to prosecute Karzai in an Islamic court for the "massacre" of Afghans.

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Karzai on Friday repeated his offer for talks if the Taliban leadership met several conditions, including ending support from elements in Pakistan and the involvement of foreign fighters.

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NATO supreme commander for Europe U.S. Marines General James Jones said the force still did not yet have enough troops -- although it was almost there -- and appealed for countries to allow more flexibility in deployment.

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acmavm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-28-06 08:59 AM
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1. Wonder which state will eventually have the honor of having Hamid
as a resident?
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ProSense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-28-06 09:11 AM
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2. McCain and Rove want to keep the illegal occupation of Iraq going
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