Latest News Wires Afghanistan's Karzai blasts US on way out of office

Hamid Karzai used his presidential platform one more time to criticize the United States for wanting war in Afghanistan.

By , Associated Press

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Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai used his farewell speech on Tuesday to take one last swipe at the United States, capping a long-testy relationship with the accusation that America hasn't wanted peace in Afghanistan. The US ambassador called the comments ungracious and ungrateful.