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Soleimani Killing
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Iran: Biden White House Also ‘Responsible’ For Soleimani Killing

Iran said Friday the current US administration is also "responsible" for the assassination two years ago of its revered commander Qassem Soleimani, as the country started commemorations to mark his death.Former US president Donald Trump sent…
Afghanistan
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US Will Not Release Afghanistan’s Assets for Three Reasons: White House

The US on Monday (local time) denied releasing over USD 9.5 billion of Afghanistan's frozen fund. Spokeswoman of the White House Jen Psaki said that this was a complicated process and will not allow the Taliban to access the money, reported…
Afghanistan Evacuation
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Biden Said ‘The Worst That Can Happen Has Happened’ After Devastating ISIS-K Suicide Bombing During Afghanistan Evacuation

"The worst that can happen has happened." Those were President Joe Biden's words during an August 26 meeting in the White House Situation Room after learning of a devastating ISIS-K suicide bombing near the airport in Kabul amid a chaotic evacuation…
US Prepared To Work with Taliban
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US Prepared To Work with Taliban against ISIS-K In Afghanistan

State Department Spokesperson Ned Price told journalists on Tuesday that the Biden administration was prepared to work with the Taliban to counter ISIS-K. Price’s statement follows three months after the US and other NATO countries completed…
afghanistan
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Biden Discusses Afghanistan with G20 Leaders, Including Threat from ISIS-K

U.S. President Joe Biden discussed the situation in Afghanistan with G20 leaders on Tuesday, including efforts to counter threats from extremist group Islamic State Khorasan (ISIS-K), the White House said. The leaders also reaffirmed the commitment…
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White House Says It’s Simply ‘Up To Americans’ to Choose to Flee Afghanistan, Despite Many Hiding from Taliban

The White House National Security Council (NSC) is saying that it is merely "up to Americans" to choose to take the government's options to evacuate Afghanistan, despite numerous reports that Americans and Afghan allies are living in hiding…
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‘Around’ 100 Americans Left in Afghanistan, Klain Says

White House chief of staff Ron Klain said Sunday that there are around 100 American citizens left in Afghanistan, days after the administration’s Aug. 31 deadline for getting them all out. “We're in touch with all of them who we've identified…