US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin during his visit in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. Photo: Presidential Palace / Reuters US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin during his visit in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. Photo: Presidential Palace / Reuters
US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin during his visit in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. Photo: Presidential Palace / Reuters

On visit to Afghanistan, US Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin speaks of ‘responsible end’ to war

  • President Joe Biden said last week it will be ‘tough’ for the US to meet a May 1 deadline to withdraw troops from Afghanistan
  • The Taliban on Friday warned of consequences if the United States does not meet the deadline

Topic |   War in Afghanistan
US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin during his visit in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. Photo: Presidential Palace / Reuters US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin during his visit in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. Photo: Presidential Palace / Reuters
US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin during his visit in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. Photo: Presidential Palace / Reuters
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