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Taliban peace-talk advocate shot dead

ISLAMABAD — A former Afghan Taliban government minister who was among a powerful faction of the Taliban calling for direct talks with President Hamid Karzai’s government was shot and killed Monday in Pakistan’s northwest city of Peshawar, on the border with Afghanistan.

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  • Headline: Taliban peace-talk advocate shot dead
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 2 on 02/18/2014
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