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Karzai seeks Afghan elders’ summit

KABUL — President Hamid Karzai said Monday that a meeting of the nation’s elders should convene to decide whether US troops staying in the country after 2014 would be immune from prosecution under Afghan law.

Karzai’s remarks were his first since returning from Washington, where he met last week with President Obama about the future of the alliance between the two countries.

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