Debate: Kabul assault: what’s the fallout?
Joe Biden has introduced retaliation for the terrorist assaults that additionally claimed the lives of 13 US troopers. However he can not save himself, says NRC Handelsblad’s US correspondent Bas Blokker:
“For Biden, just one factor mattered. Afghanistan was to not price a single American life. … A majority supported the choice when President Trump made it and nonetheless helps it now that President Biden is implementing it. However the best way Biden is implementing it has earned him a variety of criticism. … Till Thursday, Biden may nonetheless entertain the phantasm that the temper would flip after a efficiently accomplished evacuation. Now, nevertheless, he can by no means once more declare that the evacuation was profitable.”