Biden’s administration to compensate families of Afghans killed in drone attack

The Pentagon has offered unspecified condolence payments to the family of 10 civilians who were killed in a botched US drone attack in Afghanistan in August during the final days before American troops withdrew from the country. The US Department of Defense said it made a commitment that included offering “ex-gratia condolence payments”, in addition … Continue reading Biden’s administration to compensate families of Afghans killed in drone attack

Trump says Biden should apologize to the whole world and do this ‘one last thing’

Earlier this week, Donald Trump insisted that the White House should "bomb the hell out of" the Taliban* if the militant group does not return US military hardware seized during their takeover of Afghanistan. Former President Donald Trump has slammed the US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan as a "humiliation" for the nation, also demanding that Joe Biden … Continue reading Trump says Biden should apologize to the whole world and do this ‘one last thing’

Mother of slain US marine slams Instagram for deleting her account

The mother of a fallen Marine, Shana Chappell, whose son died in a suicide bombing attack at the Kabul International Airport, had her Instagram account deleted, only to see it reactivated on Monday night. Instagram apologized following the deletion, saying in an email that it was an "error," according to the Washington Examiner. "We express our … Continue reading Mother of slain US marine slams Instagram for deleting her account

Biden defends departure from Afghanistan

Addressing the nation, a defensive President Joe Biden on Tuesday called the U.S. military airlift to extract more than 120,000 Afghans, Americans and other allies to end a 20 year war an “extraordinary success,” though more than 100 Americans and thousands of Afghans looking to leave remain. Joe Biden Twenty-four hours after the departure of … Continue reading Biden defends departure from Afghanistan

Biden salutes US soldiers killed in Kabul bombings

President Joe Biden has met with the families of the 13 US soldiers who were killed in an attack at Kabul airport last week, as the remains of the fallen army personnel are returned to the United States from Afghanistan. Biden and First Lady Jill Biden attended the “dignified transfer” of the fallen soldiers at Dover Air … Continue reading Biden salutes US soldiers killed in Kabul bombings

Biden defends withdrawal of US troop from Afghanistan

As Western nations struggled to ramp up the pace of evacuations from Afghanistan, U.S. President Joe Biden confronted criticism over the withdrawal of U.S. troops and the Taliban's swift takeover of the country. "I have seen no question of our credibility from our allies," Biden told reporters after making a speech from the White House. … Continue reading Biden defends withdrawal of US troop from Afghanistan

Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal amid rising chaos

In a Facebook post, Ghani Ashraf said he had left the country to avoid clashes with the Taliban that would endanger millions of Kabul residents. Some social media users branded Ghani, who did not disclose his location, a coward for leaving them in chaos. Joe Biden 'Failed experience' UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all parties … Continue reading Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal amid rising chaos

Is the US media overprotecting Biden?

More than 60 percent of American voters believe the mainstream media protects President Joe Biden by not asking tough questions, according to a new survey. The Zogby Poll also found that nearly half of U.S. voters feel the president is taking credit for actions made by former President Donald Trump. Asked if the country was headed in … Continue reading Is the US media overprotecting Biden?

Why Biden wants to meet Ukrainian president

resident Joe Biden has invited Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy for a White House visit this summer. National security adviser Jake Sullivan said Biden extended the invitation during a phone call on Monday with Zelenskyy, who has publicly raised concerns about the U.S. president’s plan to meet with Russian leader Vladimir Putin and about a nearly … Continue reading Why Biden wants to meet Ukrainian president

Trump: I’m not undermining America’s democracy, I’m the one trying to save it

Rebuking the unraveling of America under President Joe Biden, former President Donald Trump struck back at media suggesting he is attempting to "undermine American democracy," defiantly declaring: "I'm the one that's trying to save it." Donald Trump "They want to silence you; they want to silence your voice," Trump told the North Carolina Republican Party … Continue reading Trump: I’m not undermining America’s democracy, I’m the one trying to save it