Politic > Europ

Secretary of State Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan after Biden announced plans to withdraw US troops from the country

25 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement US Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday after President Joe Biden announced plans to withdraw US troops from the country.
The Washington Post reported that Blinken wants to reassure Afghanistan's government that the US is still committed to the country despite the withdrawal plans.
Blinken's visit follows a trip to Europe, where he met with NATO leaders. NATO on Wednesday announced that it would start withdrawing troops from Afghanistan from May 1, to follow the US.
Afghanistan's 1TV news reported that Blinken is due...
Read more ...

 

Blinken Visits Afghanistan as U.S. Set to Withdraw Troops

Blinken Visits Afghanistan as U.S. Set to Withdraw Troops

25 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made a visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to brief the country's leaders on U.S. plans to withdraw its remaining troops by Sept. 11 and to press for a peace agreement with the Taliban.
Read more ...

 

Blinken Arrives In Afghanistan After Biden Announces Troop Withdrawal

Blinken Arrives In Afghanistan After Biden Announces Troop Withdrawal

25 days ago   |   By NPR

Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in Kabul on Thursday in a visit that comes on the heels of President Biden's announcement that all U.S. troops will leave Afghanistan.
Read more ...

 

Top US envoy Blinken in Afghanistan for troop withdrawal talks

25 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

US Secretary of State makes unannounced visit to brief officials on Biden's plan to withdraw US troops by September 11.
Read more ...

 

US Secretary of State in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

25 days ago   |   By ABC

Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to sell Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all American troops.
Read more ...

 

Blinken makes unannounced trip to Afghanistan to sell U.S. troop withdrawal

Blinken makes unannounced trip to Afghanistan to sell U.S. troop withdrawal

25 days ago   |   By Post Gazette

Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders on President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all American troops from the country
Read more ...

 

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

25 days ago   |   By Politico

KABUL, Afghanistan - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all American troops from the country and end America's longest-running war.
Blinken was meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, chief executive Abdullah Abdullah, and civic figures, a day after Biden announced that the remaining 2,500 U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan would be coming home by the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks that led to the U.S. invasion.
His trip also came...
Read more ...

 

Blinken makes surprise visit to Afghanistan after Biden announces U.S. troop withdrawal

25 days ago   |   By NBC News

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has said he respects the U.S. decision to withdraw by Sept. 11 of this year.
Read more ...

 

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan to sell Biden's troop withdrawal decision

25 days ago   |   By ABC News


Read more ...

 

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

25 days ago   |   By ABC News

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is making an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all American troops from the country
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Europ      U.S.      News      Politics      War      Military      Government      Afghanistan war      Joe biden      U.s. & world      Afghanistan      Running      International  


Facing A Recall And A Massive Surplus, Gov. Newsom Proposes More Stimulus Checks

Facing A Recall And A Massive Surplus, Gov. Newsom Proposes More Stimulus Checks

Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a plan to send billions in state surplus dollars back to residents. Republicans who support recalling Newsom from office are... Read more ...

GOP weighs going bigger on infrastructure

GOP weighs going bigger on infrastructure

Senate Republicans are signaling that they could raise the price tag of their infrastructure offer to President Joe Biden, days ahead of a pivotal series of meetings that could... Read more ...

FDA Approves Pfizer Vaccine For 12- To 15-Year-Old Children

FDA Approves Pfizer Vaccine For 12- To 15-Year-Old Children

The COVID-19 vaccine is the first to be authorized for kids under age 16 in the U.S. Read more ...

Red Sox Notebook: Fenway Park capacity to increase Tuesday vs. Oakland A's

Tuesday is a big day at Fenway Park, which will host the most fans its welcomed to the century-old ballpark in two years. Governor Charlie Baker approved a capacity increase... Read more ...

Robbins: Abe Foxman keeps up fight against anti-Semitism

For anyone who follows sports, the name “Tiger” means golf legend Tiger Woods. Music lovers know that “Yo Yo” refers to cellist Yo Yo Ma. For Jewish communities around the... Read more ...

Ransomware attacks hit 'under-resourced' city governments hardest, says...

Ransomware attacks hit 'under-resourced' city governments hardest, says cybersecurity expert whose kids' school was shut down by hackers for 4 days

Summary List Placement The hacking of a major US oil pipeline Friday is the latest in a string of cyberattacks under federal investigation. The stories read like movie... Read more ...

Capitol Police turned attention from '200' Proud Boys gathered on Jan. 6...

Capitol Police turned attention from '200' Proud Boys gathered on Jan. 6, lawmaker says

The U.S. Capitol Police identified about 200 members of the Proud Boys assembling on the morning of Jan. 6, but officials sent the department's intelligence resources... Read more ...

States push jobless from virus recession to return to work

STOWE, Vt. - Eduardo Rovetto is hoping the state of Vermont's reinstated requirement that people who are collecting unemployment benefits must seek work to qualify will help... Read more ...

The U.S. Confronts a Virus ‘That Doesn't Understand Borders'

As Covid cases rage overseas and vaccine drives lag, Biden faces a complex calculus. Read more ...

Former GOP Rep. Will Hurd Hints That He Could Primary Ted Cruz in 2024

Will Hurd should have been a rising star in the GOP. He was one of the few minority Republicans in the House of Representatives and had an impressive background as a former CIA... Read more ...