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President Trump cancels secret US meeting with Afghan Taliban

US President Donald Trump says he's called off peace negotiations with the Taliban that sought to end America's 18-year war in Afghanistan. Mr Trump tweeted he had been set to meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Taliban leaders on Sunday. But he cancelled the secret meeting at his Camp David retreat after the militants admitted they were behind a recent attack that killed a US soldier.

What do Afghan people make of the news that the Taliban were invited to Camp David?

The view of women's rights activist Fawzi Koofi who was involved in the peace negotiations with the Taliban in Doha. 

(Image: Afghan security forces take position during a battle with the Taliban in Kunduz province, Afghanistan September 1, 2019. Credit: Reuters)

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