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After Two Decades And More Than A 150,000 Dead, America Has Left Afghanistan

After Two Decades And More Than A 150,000 Dead, America Has Left Afghanistan

Update: 2021-08-313
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The withdrawal effort managed to evacuate 124,000 people before the last U.S. service member left Afghanistan on Monday, ending nearly two-decades of American military presence in the country after the September 11th attacks.

Tuesday at the White House, President Biden fervently defended his decision not to "extend the forever war," though touted America's remote warfare capabilities and told terror group ISIS-K: "We're not done with you yet."

This episode: White House correspondent Asma Khalid, White House correspondent Scott Detrow, Pentagon correspondent Tom Bowman.

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After Two Decades And More Than A 150,000 Dead, America Has Left Afghanistan

After Two Decades And More Than A 150,000 Dead, America Has Left Afghanistan

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