‘Could not defend a nation whose leaders gave up and fled’: Joe Biden defends US pullout from Afghanistan

US President Joe Biden on Monday defended the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan, even in the face of the Taliban’s stunning victory, which prompted panic in Kabul with thousands mobbing the airport in a desperate attempt to flee. In his address at the White House — his first public appearance since the Islamist insurgents … Continue reading ‘Could not defend a nation whose leaders gave up and fled’: Joe Biden defends US pullout from Afghanistan