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Hamid Karzai speaks exclusively to the BBC's Yalda Hakim

7 October 2013 Last updated at 20:11 BST

Hamid Karzai has given one of his last major interviews before he steps down as Afghanistan's president to BBC Newsnight .

He spoke to Yalda Hakim, a presenter for BBC World News, about his relationship with the White House, plans to bring the Taliban into government, as well as corruption and women's rights.

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