Biden fends off criticism of US exit from Afghanistan • FRANCE 24 English

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President Joe #Biden on Tuesday defended his decision to pull troops out of #Afghanistan, saying it was in the US national interest. “We no longer had a clear purpose in an open-ended mission in Afghanistan,” he said a day after the final #withdrawal. “This is the right decision. A wise decision. And the best decision for America,” he said. FRANCE 24’s International Affairs Editor Philip Turle analysis.

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