Afghanistan

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Blinken met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the presidential palace and chief executive Abdullah Abdullah, as well as civic leaders at the U.S. embassy in Kabul. ...
President Biden spoke to both former Presidents George Bush and Barack Obama on Tuesday before he announced his decision to withdraw all troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11.  ...
David Rohde, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and executive editor for news at NewYorker.com, talks with Rachel Maddow about the need to give visas to Afghans who helped and fought alongside U.S. forces against the Taliban and who will be left vulnerable when the U.S. and NATO leave in September.  ...
General Sir Nick Carter, the Chief of the Defence Staff, said that Joe Biden's move to end the 20-year occupation by American forces in September 'is not a decision we had hoped for'. ...

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