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    Top US diplomat seeks Afghan deal with Taliban

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    The US Secretary of State is due to host a meeting between the Afghan President and Pakistani officials on Wednesday.

    John Kerry is trying to get the Afghan leadership to reach a settlement with the Taliban.

    With US soldiers set to leave at the end of next year, there's pressure to create stability on the ground.

    Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports from Washington DC.