Biden Sticks to Aug. 31 Deadline for Afghanistan Withdrawal, Asks State Dept., DoD for Contingency Plans

melanie.hunter | August 25, 2021
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President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that the U.S. is on pace to finish the evacuation of Americans, Afghans with special immigrant visas, and vulnerable Afghans from Afghanistan by the Aug. 31st deadline, but he said that depends on the Taliban’s cooperation in allowing access to the airport. Read Full Story