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Trump Denies W House Turmoil over Canceled Taliban Meeting

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7Dnews London

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 18:26 GMT

US President Donald Trump on Monday September 9th denied sparking turmoil with his dramatic cancelation of a secret plan to fly Taliban leaders in for direct talks at his Camp David retreat, AFP has reported.

He also said that the US military had dramatically upped the intensity of its attacks against the Taliban guerrillas.

"Over the last four days, we have been hitting our Enemy harder than at any time in the last ten years!" he said in a tweet.

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