Guardian overseas correspondent Jason Burke has written on the parallel between US president Biden’s pledge to exact revenge for the Islamic State suicide bombing in Kabul final week and the phrases of President George W Bush within the wake of 9/11.
Biden pledged an finish to “America’s longest battle” in April. Outlining his intention to finish the US navy presence in Afghanistan prior the the twentieth anniversary of the 9/11 assaults.
The choice has obtained criticism in diplomatic and navy circles within the wake of the Taliban seizing energy.
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