September 22, 2021

Secretary of State Antony Blinken defends Afghanistan withdrawal during Senate hearing

Secretary of State Antony Blinken defends Afghanistan withdrawal during Senate hearing – CBS News

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken conceded to senators from both sides of the aisle that the intelligence community warned months ago that a swift Taliban takeover of Afghanistan was likely, but he blamed the Trump administration for not leaving behind a withdrawal plan. Nancy Cordes reports.

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