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By Matt Kibbe
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Ali Akbar Jamshidi
A group of senior Afghan lawmakers says the Obama administration is wasting its time in trying to make peace with the Haqqani Network, a Pakistan-based terrorist group U.S. officials have accused of killing Americans and attacking the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan.
"This lack of coordination is evident from the fact that while the U.S. is reaching out to the Taliban and the Haqqanis, [Afghan] President [Hamid] Karzai has said he is not in favor of such talks," he said.
"The U.S. must first take our government on board and coordinate with us before negotiating with terrorists," he added.