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FULL SHOW: Biden defends Afghan troop pull out while requesting evacuation help

FULL SHOW: Biden defends Afghan troop pull out while requesting evacuation help

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President Biden is standing firm on his decision to pull all combat troops from America’s longest war in Afghanistan. But critics on both sides of the aisle describe his move as hasty and ill-planned, resulting in chaotic scenes in the war torn nation. And as thousands of US citizens in Afghanistan still wait to be evacuated the Pentagon is now enlisting commercial airlines to step in. RT America’s Trinity Chavez has the story. (4:40) Then, former Pentagon official Michael Maloof shares his perspective. (8:30) Efforts are continuing in Kabul to evacuate any Afghan nationals before the August 31st deadline. As of Monday, only American and NATO citizens and US green card holders will be allowed through the Kabul airport gates. No further space has been allocated for any other Afghans who ...
Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal despite incorrect predictions

Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal despite incorrect predictions

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Two days after President Biden admitted that the Afghan government collapsed faster than expected, he told ABC News there was nothing he would have done differently. Read more: https://wapo.st/3iOlaAU. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/
Biden Defends U.S. Withdrawal From Afghanistan, Faults Afghan Forces

Biden Defends U.S. Withdrawal From Afghanistan, Faults Afghan Forces

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President Biden defended his decision to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan and acknowledged he was wrong about how quickly the Taliban would seize control. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows. Connect with NBC News Online! NBC News App: https://apps.nbcnews.com/mobile Breaking News ...
Afghanistan collapse: Blinken defends Biden's troop withdrawal

Afghanistan collapse: Blinken defends Biden's troop withdrawal

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Aug. 15 defended the Afghanistan drawdown while Republicans criticized the White House for its actions leading up to key Taliban territorial gains. Read more: https://wapo.st/3AK0jVA. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/
White House defends Biden's comment calling out centrist Democrats for blocking his agenda

White House defends Biden's comment calling out centrist Democrats for blocking his agenda

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The White House on Wednesday defended comments President Biden made a day earlier during a speech in Tulsa, in which he appeared to call out Democratic Senators Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, who he said "vote more with my Republican friends." CBS News Capitol Hill producer Rebecca Kaplan and Politico's White House correspondent and associate editor Anita Kumar join CBSN's "Red & Blue" anchor Elaine Quijano with more on that, plus Mr. Biden's infrastructure meeting with the GOP's lead negotiator and other developments in Washington. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench...