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Abbasi says Trump Afghan strategy poised to fail

KARACHI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has stressed the need for political settlement to the crisis in Afghanistan, saying U.S President Donald Trump’s strategy will meet the same fate as the plans of his predecessors. “From day one we have been saying very clearly the military strategy in Afghanistan has not worked and it will not work, the premier said in an interview with Bloomberg News. Abbasi said his government supported the fight against terrorists and it won’t let the war in Afghanistan to spill into…