Biden says ‘tough’ to meet May 1 Afghanistan withdrawal deadline

Published on March 18, 2021 by

US President Joe Biden has hinted the remaining American troops in Afghanistan may stay longer than the May 1 deadline to withdraw.
The Taliban insists the troops must leave by that date – as agreed with the previous US administration.
Talks are now being held in Moscow to speed up the stalled peace process.
Al Jazeera’s Filio Kontrafori has more from Kabul, Afghanistan.

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