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Afghan Talks Adjourn, Deeply Divided on Ethnic Lines

The constitutional grand council adjourned in disarray Thursday, leaving the entire process of drawing up a new constitution badly damaged. The crisis has revealed a bitter struggle between the leaders of the country, with President Hamid Karzai and his Pashtun kinsmen on one side, and on the other the Islamist leaders and ethnic minorities of the north, who are seeking to preserve some of their wartime power. Full Story

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