US President Joe Biden speaks about the situation in Afghanistan from the East Room of the White House on Monday. Photo: AP US President Joe Biden speaks about the situation in Afghanistan from the East Room of the White House on Monday. Photo: AP
US President Joe Biden speaks about the situation in Afghanistan from the East Room of the White House on Monday. Photo: AP
Afghanistan

Joe Biden, in speech on Afghanistan’s rapid fall, defends his decision on US exit

  • ‘After 20 years, I’ve learned the hard way that there was never a good time to withdraw US forces. I am president of the United States. The buck stops with me’
  • US and Chinese diplomats speak about efforts to bring their citizens who remain in Afghanistan to safety

Topic |   Afghanistan
US President Joe Biden speaks about the situation in Afghanistan from the East Room of the White House on Monday. Photo: AP US President Joe Biden speaks about the situation in Afghanistan from the East Room of the White House on Monday. Photo: AP
US President Joe Biden speaks about the situation in Afghanistan from the East Room of the White House on Monday. Photo: AP
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