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Taliban gains control of Kandahar as U.S. prepares to leave Afghanistan

Taliban gains control of Kandahar as U.S. prepares to leave Afghanistan

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The Pentagon is sending troops to the Kabul airport to help evacuate staff from the U.S. embassy in Afghanistan. Dan Lamothe, a reporter for The Washington Post, joins CBSN's "Red & Blue" with the latest on the rapidly changing situation. 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 of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across the country. CBSN is currently available on CBSNews.com and...
Taliban takes Kandahar, tells Americans to get out

Taliban takes Kandahar, tells Americans to get out

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The Afghan government is asking the US Defense Department for billions of dollars to help execute his proposed six-month plan to stabilize the country. Local security forces, surrendering or fleeing in droves, are leaving US arms and equipment in Taliban hands as the latter continues its recapture of power. Kabul is expected to fall within 90 days, and militia groups who oppose the Taliban are being tapped to defend the city by an increasingly desperate government. Former Pentagon official Michael Maloof shares his expertise. #QuestionMore #RTAmerica #InQuestion Watch full episodes on Portable.TV portable.tv/series/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 ou...