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FULL SHOW: Despite Afghanistan failure, Dems & Republicans throw even more money at Pentagon

FULL SHOW: Despite Afghanistan failure, Dems & Republicans throw even more money at Pentagon

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Democrats and Republicans voted yes on the National $25 billion increase in the US military budget despite President Biden’s opposition to the move and Washington's defeat at Afghanistan still fresh in mind. Jennifer Breedon Demaster and former UK MP George Galloway join RT America’s Faran Fronczak to discuss the extent that UK and US military-industrial complex waste trillions of dollars on war instead of putting the money to proper use. But first, some Afghan resistance fighters in the last stronghold against the Taliban are ready to make peace with the Taliban although negotiations have broken down in recent days and hostilities have broken out. RT's Murad Gazdiev reports from the ground. Plus, Russia and China have moved in to fill in the void left in Afghanistan with the suspension o...
Afghanistan: Biden stands by 31 August evacuations despite G7 pressure – BBC Newsnight

Afghanistan: Biden stands by 31 August evacuations despite G7 pressure – BBC Newsnight

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President Joe Biden says US evacuation efforts are "on pace" to meet a 31 August deadline. But how much leverage does the West have on Afghanistan? Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog US President Joe Biden says the US is "on pace" to meet a 31 August deadline for evacuations, despite previous calls from allies for an extension. "The sooner we finish the better," he said. Some American troops have already been withdrawn, US media report - although evacuations are not affected. At least 70,700 people have been airlifted from Kabul, which fell to the Taliban nine days ago. The militants have opposed any extension to the evacuation deadline. President Biden was speaking after leaders of the G7 - which consists of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US, plus the EU - ...
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/
UK still trying to threaten world with US Army despite Afghanistan disaster

UK still trying to threaten world with US Army despite Afghanistan disaster

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The Taliban continues to consolidate its grip on power as the US continues its hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan. President Joe Biden admitted surprise at the quick advance of the Taliban, and critics contend that the US failure in Afghanistan puts the legitimacy of NATO in question. Meanwhile, the UK keeps trying to threaten the world with the US military as well as its own. Former UK MP George Galloway weighs in. #QuestionMore #RTAmerica #InQuestion Get exclusive content and watch full episodes now by downloading the Portable.TV app: https://bit.ly/DownloadPortable Telegram: https://t.me/RTAmerica Check out our other shows! NO show does it like this. It’s TIME TO DO NEWS AGAIN with Rick Sanchez News with Rick Sanchez: https://bit.ly/NRSSHOW It’s her take on all things political and sh...
Florida governor not implementing COVID restrictions despite surge in cases

Florida governor not implementing COVID restrictions despite surge in cases

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COVID-19 hospitalizations almost doubled in the last week, and the vast majority of those patients are unvaccinated. Virus hot spots, including Florida and Hawaii, face record-breaking infection levels, but how their governors are reacting is dramatically different. Lilia Luciano reports. "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell" delivers the latest news and original reporting, and goes beyond the headlines with context and depth. Catch the CBS Evening News every weekday night at 6:30 p.m. ET on the CBS Television Network and at 10 p.m. ET on CBSN. Subscribe to the “CBS Evening News" YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1S7Dhik Watch full episodes of "CBS Evening News”: http://cbsn.ws/23XekKA Follow "CBS Evening News" on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1T8icTO Like "CBS Evening News" on Facebook: http://...
White House welcomes Saudi crown prince despite Khashoggi killing

White House welcomes Saudi crown prince despite Khashoggi killing

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Despite the killing of Washington Post Columnist Jamal Khashoggi, and calls from 9/11 victims’ family members demanding answers about Saudi Arabia’s role in the attacks, the White House welcomed a brother of Saudi Arabia’s powerful crown prince, Mohammad bin Salman. This after Democrats ripped into the previous administration for its positive relationship with the Saudis. RT America’s Alex Mihailovich reports. Then Former UK MP George Galloway shares his perspective. #QuestionMore #RTAmerica #PortableTV Get exclusive content and watch full episodes now by downloading the Portable.TV app: https://bit.ly/DownloadPortable Telegram: https://t.me/RTAmerica Check out our other shows! NO show does it like this. It’s TIME TO DO NEWS AGAIN with Rick Sanchez News with Rick Sanchez: https://bit.ly/...