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Explainer: What happens after Biden's
evacuation force leaves Afghanistan?

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 8/24/2021 8:20:35 PM

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Tuesday stuck by his plan to remove the nearly 6,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan by the end of August, contingent on whether the Taliban cooperates to allow the evacuation of more Americans and their Afghan allies. Biden announced a plan in April to withdraw 2,500 U.S. troops who were still in Afghanistan after a 20-year war, but was forced to send thousands more back to evacuate those at risk as the U.S.-backed government and military quickly collapsed. The chaotic and perilous evacuation from Kabul airport that ensued has unleashed a wave of criticism and presented


Uncle Joe said we will hold the Taliban accountable. What more could you possibly need to know?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: sanspeur 8/24/2021 8:30:29 PM (No. 891422)
reuters ? this is really U reuters ? you guys selected this inappropriate man-and the mattress queen ? cause the duly elected , read that again ! Elected ! President tweeted truth bombs that upset you ?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: 8/24/2021 8:42:02 PM (No. 891428)
Roto Rooters, news from the sewer..
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Venturer 8/24/2021 9:06:29 PM (No. 891448)
PLEASE: Do not say this cannot get worse. It can-------and it will.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone 8/24/2021 9:08:18 PM (No. 891451)
How would you like to be a paratrooper on one of the last military transports out of that Airport as the Taliban have already swept over the Airport? It seems like mission creep has even happened during this disorganized Biden ordered retreat from Afghanistan, as when it started the USA was saying that they wanted to evacuate the Afghan interpreters who assisted US troops who were to be issued Special Immigrant visas; but now they are saying that they want to bring all of civil society in Afghanistan to the USA, which effectively means that the Biden crew now intends to strip Afghanistan of the entire educated population of Kabul, the Capitol city of Afghanistan. It remains to be seen if the Taliban will allow that to go on.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: subal 8/24/2021 9:10:15 PM (No. 891454)
I wonder if this time, they will have enough sense to destroy any military hardware on the ground before leaving?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers 8/24/2021 9:39:01 PM (No. 891483)
What will happen? Hmmm. How about ransom demands to the families of every American criminally abandoned? And, Traitor Joe will disappear in “retirement” with an enormous pension, a half-century’s accumulation of grift, and Secret Service protection for what remains of his misbegotten existence. Ain’t America great!?!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Omen55 8/24/2021 11:33:52 PM (No. 891570)
Blood. Lots & lots of blood.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: mifla 8/25/2021 5:55:55 AM (No. 891725)
American hostages + Billions in frozen Afghan assets. Do the math.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: RayLRiv 8/25/2021 10:18:19 AM (No. 892017)
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Old Army Vet 8/25/2021 12:23:26 PM (No. 892233)
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