Why Biden's views on the Afghan terror attack make no sense

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Author(s) Peter Bergen
Source CNN
Date August 28, 2021
URL https://www.cnn.com/2021/08/28/opinions/bidens-views-afghan-terror-attack-make-no-sense-bergen/index.html
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Quotes-start.png Is there a greater terrorist threat today than Afghanistan? The UN says thousands of "foreign fighters" have poured into Afghanistan in the past months, energized by the Taliban's victories, to join jihadist groups such as al Qaeda. Just when you think that Biden's unforced error of unilaterally and incompetently withdrawing from Afghanistan couldn't get any worse, it does. Quotes-end.png


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This item argues against the position Withdrawal was justified on the topic Withdrawal of United States troops from Afghanistan (2020–2021).


This item argues for the position Withdrawal was poorly executed on the topic Withdrawal of United States troops from Afghanistan (2020–2021).