Inside The Final Countdown To Leave Afghanistan
WASHINGTON– For a president so often flagged for incoherence, he was perfectly clear.
“I want to talk about happy things,” Biden told reporters Friday, when asked about Afghanistan. “It’s a holiday weekend.” The new president said: “I’m not going to answer any more questions about Afghanistan.” Said Biden: “I’ll answer all your negative questions – not negative, your legitimate questions,” later, next week.
Scat, pronto, in other words. In a phrase: come on, man.
As the president declared: “There are great things happening,” just not necessarily in Afghanistan. The revealing exchange...