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Afghanistan's 'squabble for power'


Representatives of 70 countries have begun talks in Kabul on the future of Afghanistan.

The key themes raised are security, the state of the economy, the Taleban and foreign troops.

Historian William Dalrymple and Clare Lockhart, director of the Institute for State Effectiveness discuss whether the country is in a state of civil war.

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