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Afghans divided over US troop withdrawal

Many oppose agreement that includes immunity and continued presence of American soldiers after 2014.

Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 11:43
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The US says it will not apologise to Afghanistan for mistakes made during the 12-year-old invasion of the country. Afghan tribal elders and politicians are due to decide on a major security agreement with the US. It includes immunity as well as the presence of troops after the 2014 withdrawal.

Al Jazeera's Jane Ferguson reports from Kandahar, Afghanistan.

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