Afghanistan

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The United States is considering relocating its embassy to the Kabul airport amid the deteriorating security situation in Afghanistan, a US official, Western diplomatic source and another source familiar with the situation told CNN. ...
The U.S. is temporarily deploying thousands of troops to the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan to evacuate personnel from the embassy in Kabul, cutting the size of the diplomatic presence to an essential core as the Taliban advances toward the Afghan capital, officials said. ...
As the U.S. tries to stick to the August 31 withdrawal, the Pentagon is actually sending more troops to protect the embassy amid a Taliban offensive. ...
President Joe Biden showed no change of his plan to withdraw from Afghanistan on Tuesday, despite the Taliban entering multiple cities. ...

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