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Daily planet: Karzai leak scuttles U.S.-Taliban talks

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Undated file photo of Taliban leader Mullah Omar. (File/AP)

• The killing of senior operative Atiyah abd al-Rahman in Pakistan last week is a "body blow" to al Qaeda. (David Ignatius)

• Afghan president Hamid Karzai leaked international-Taliban talks because he wasn't at the table. (Associated Press)

• Taliban leader Mullah Omar says Taliban won't participate in Bonn conference. (Tolo News)

• EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton wraps up trip to Israel and Palestine amid frustrated international efforts to push relaunched peace negotiations. (European Union)

• Terrorist attack in Tel Aviv wounds several people. (Haaretz)

• Now some in Syria seek Libya-style NATO intervention. (Washington Post)

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