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Letters to the Editor — Oct. 3, 2021

NYPost
Post readers New York Post readers sound off on why the state should reopen asylums, a Marine’s sanction, Eric Adams’ potential, unvaxxed health care workers and Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics......

Too early to declare failure on Afghanistan – army boss

BBC
Gen Sir Nick Carter has said it is “too early to say” whether the military’s involvement in Afghanistan was a failure. Speaking to Political Thinking with Nick Robinson, he said “It’s interesting to reflect on whether we fail to win battles – we certainly probably didn’t succeed in winning wars,......

Democrats Vote Delay, New Immigration Guidelines, Afghanistan Post US Withdrawal : Up First

NPR
NPR Lawmakers voted to avoid a government shutdown, but Democratic leaders delayed a crucial vote on a bipartisan infrastructure bill. What’s the way forward? And what are the Biden administration’s new immigration guidelines? Plus, a look at how Afghanistan has changed under the Taliban, one month since the US withdrew......

CBS Evening News, September 30, 2021

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here CBS Evening News, September 30, 2021 – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Congress averts shutdown by passing funding bill; An Afghan baby’s harrowing escape to the U.S. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live......

Inside U.S. Army base housing Afghan refugees

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Inside U.S. Army base housing Afghan refugees – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Fort McCoy officials said Afghan refugees now have ample access to clothing, English classes and health care at the base after reports that there was not......

“We felt in danger”: Afghan evacuees relocated to Wisconsin describe fleeing the Taliban

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Surrounded by miles of farmland and cornfields, Fort McCoy is where life in America begins for nearly 13,000 Afghan refugees. On Thursday, a CBS News crew was allowed inside of the Wisconsin base, which houses the largest Afghan evacuee......

Joe Biden’s plan to stop terror is ‘far’-fetched

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James Jay Carafano President Biden’s policy pronouncements may look great on bumper stickers, but they have fewer calories than Coke Zero. Biden’s promise to fighting terrorism “over the horizon,” is chief among these. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here......

Biden’s biggest problem: He can’t read a room

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Jonah Goldberg Throughout his career, President Joe Biden has stumbled on recognizing dilemmas in politics — which could now cost his landmark infrastructure deal and Democrat majority in Congress, Jonah Goldberg writes. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n......

Mayor of Kabul warns, ‘We have millions of people who are at the verge of famine and hunger’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Mayor of Kabul Mohammad Daoud Sultanzoy revealed a grim state of affairs in the wake of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan during an interview with CNBC’s “The News with Shepard Smith.”.  “We have millions of people who are at the......

Why Congress is grilling the Pentagon on Biden’s Afghanistan withdrawal

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here In this video, POLITICO’s Andrew Desiderio explains why Congress is investigating President Biden’s withdrawal from Afghanistan. Congress had two decades to act on its traditional oversight duties on matters of foreign policy and national security, but there are still some......

Afghanistan withdrawal hearing: Live updates from the House

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here (Olivier Douliery/Pool/Getty Images) Join Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley detailed four key dates that went into the planning and execution of the Afghanistan evacuation and withdrawal, according to his written testimony as obtained by CNN on Wednesday.  Milley did not......

Marine officer who criticized military leaders over Afghanistan faces pre-trial hearing

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Lieutenant Colonel Stuart Scheller, the Marine officer who went viral with his criticism of military leaders who were responsible for the pullout from Afghanistan, is scheduled to face a pre-trial hearing on Thursday.   He hasn’t been charged yet,......

CBS Evening News, September 28, 2021

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here CBS Evening News, September 28, 2021 – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Defense officials grilled on Afghanistan exit; He lost his vision then became starting quarterback. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events,......

Defense officials grilled on Afghanistan exit

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Defense officials grilled on Afghanistan exit – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The nation’s top military officials testified to the Senate Armed Services Committee about the hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan, saying they warned both President Trump and President Biden......

Tragic cost of Biden’s Afghanistan lies: Goodwin

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Michael Goodwin Tuesday’s Senate testimony tearing into President Joe Biden’s Afghanistan withdrawal shows how easily the commander-in-chief could have prevented senseless deaths, Michael Goodwin writes. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics – Click here for Free Stock......

Military Officials Say They Urged Biden Against Afghanistan Withdrawal

New York Times
WASHINGTON — Pentagon leaders publicly acknowledged on Tuesday that they advised President Biden not to withdraw all troops from Afghanistan ahead of a chaotic evacuation in which 13 U.S. service members died in a suicide bombing and 10 Afghan civilians were killed in an American drone strike. During an expansive......

Top generals testify before Congress on Afghanistan withdrawal, in 180 seconds

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Top generals testify before Congress on Afghanistan withdrawal, in 180 seconds 1 00:00:00,640 –> 00:00:06,550 >> It was the largest Eric. Eric airlift conducted in U.S. history. And it was executed in 2 00:00:06,550 –> 00:00:12,180 17 days. The fact......

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