US official says no US talks with Taliban in Qatar

By REUTERS
February 19, 2015 14:51

 
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WASHINGTON - A US official said on Thursday the United States is not holding talks with Afghanistan's Taliban leaders in Qatar.

Sources in the Afghan Taliban said their negotiators would hold a first round of talks with US officials on Thursday.

The US official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said reports of meetings were "not true."

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