US, Taliban agree to hold talks on ending war in Afghanistan; Obama says process won't be easy

  • Article by: PATRICK QUINN , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 18, 2013 - 6:25 PM

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban and the U.S. said Tuesday they will hold talks on finding a political solution to ending nearly 12 years of war in Afghanistan, as the international coalition formally handed over control of the country's security to the Afghan army and police.

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