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US envoy says Taliban talks stuck

KABUL — The United States wants serious peace negotiations with the Taliban to begin, but it has not been possible to get the process underway, the American ambassador to Afghanistan said.

James Cunningham said it was important for the Afghan government to get the talks started, yet he acknowledged that the peace process has not ‘‘even really begun.’’

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