The U.S. military has officially pulled out of Afghanistan. The Taliban has now taken over control of the country’s main airport in the capital of Kabul. Our foreign affairs expert, Lisa Daftari, says the Biden administration is facing heat over pulling out so quickly with more allies still having to be evacuated including a thousand Canadians. Daftari also explains why the Taliban does not want people leaving.
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