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Biden raises specter of ISIS-K attack at Kabul airport

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National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said the threat of ISIS in Afghanistan “is real. It’s acute. It is persistent. And it is something we’re focused on with every tool in our arsenal.” Sullivan said U.S. forces are coordinating alternative ways to get people to the airport. ISIS-K is a branch of the Islamic State group that emerged in 2015.
12 months ago·Washington, United States

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Watch Live: Biden gives update on Tropical Storm Henri response, Afghanistan evacuations

President Biden is scheduled to deliver remarks Sunday afternoon on the administration's response to Tropical Storm Henri, which made landfall in the Northeast earlier in the day.The remarks will also include an update on the evacuation of American citizens and Afghans with special interest visa applications from Afghanistan.

12 months ago·Washington, United States
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ISIS Is Back Thanks to Joe Biden: The Worst Report Possible Emerges from Afghanistan

"It is something that we are placing paramount priority on stopping or disrupting," said national security advisor Jake Sullivan

12 months ago·Phoenix, United States
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Pres. Biden provides update on Tropical Storm Henri, situation in Afghanistan

Pres. Joe Biden spoke on Tropical Storm Henri and the situation in Afghanistan on Sunday at 4 p.m.

12 months ago
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The White House

Remarks by President Biden on Tropical Storm Henri and the Evacuation Operation in Afghanistan

Roosevelt Room 4:19 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Good afternoon.  After a series of meetings throughout the weekend with my national security team, I want to update the American people on our ongoing evacuation operation in Afghanistan. But first, I just was briefed by the FEMA Administrator, who is here with me today — Ms. Criswell — about…

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President Biden Says Every American Who Wants to Get Home From Afghanistan Will Get Home

President Biden spoke about the ongoing evacuation of Americans and Afghan and NATO allies from Kabul following the Taliban's takeover of Afghanistan. He cautioned that "the evacuation of thousands of people from Kabul is going to be hard and painful, no matter when it started," but stressed that the administration's top priority was evacuating American citizens "as quickly and as safely as possible." He said that approximately 11,000 people had…

12 months ago
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finally making his address, Biden puts off talking about Afghanistan until after he talks about Hurricane Henri. [1 Photo]

12 months ago
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